The Social Benefits Tribunal (SBT) is moving to resolve disability appeals at the hearing through consent orders. If parties can settle an appeal at the hearing and the member is satisfied that they understand the terms of the agreement, the member may issue a consent order which will close the appeal.
The public is invited to review and provide written comments on the following documents by February 17, 2017.
- Consent Orders – Procedure
- Proposed Amendments to Rule 9
- Confirmation of Settlement and Request for Consent Order (form)
You may submit your feedback to SBT:
655 Bay Street, 14th Floor
Toronto, ON M7A 2A3
416-326-0978 or 1-800-753-3895
Social Benefits Tribunal is collecting comments and suggestions related to the initiatives described above. Any submission you make concerning these initiatives, including those sent to askSBT may be shared with other stakeholders and may also be available to the public.