Social Benefits Tribunal

Office Phone 416-326-0978
Toll Free Phone 1-800-753-3895
TTY Phone Bell Relay Service 1-800-855-0511
Fax 416-326-5135
Primary Executive Alexandra Alvarado-Bowen, Registrar
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Description and Service
Former Name Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services. Social Assistance Review Board (2001) ; Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services. Social Benefits Tribunal (2011) ; Ontario. Ministry of Community, Family and Children's Services. Social Benefits Tribunal (2003)
Description (Service) Hears appeals on decisions affecting eligibility or amount of social assistance under Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Programs * also hears appeals on assistance being cancelled, reduced or put on hold * operates independently from the Ministry of Community and Social Services, under the auspices of Social Justice Tribunals Ontario
Eligibility Open to all
Application Request an internal review from the office that made the original decision * submit Appeal Form within 30 days of receiving the internal review decision
Languages English ; French ; Interpreters/translators available for other languages at hearings by prior arrangement
Fees None
Location Information
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
655 Bay St, 14th Fl
Toronto, ON M7A 2A3
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Intersection Bay St and Gerrard St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms

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