As of June 1, 2021, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, Environmental Review Tribunal, Board of Negotiation, Conservation Review Board and the Mining and Lands Tribunal were merged into a new single tribunal called the “Ontario Land Tribunal”. Please note that new forms are available on our "Forms" page. We are continuing to update our site to reflect the new Tribunal. Thank you for your patience.

Appeals Process

As of June 1, 2021, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, Environmental Review Tribunal, Board of Negotiation, Conservation Review Board and the Mining and Lands Tribunal were amalgamated and continued as the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT). For more information on these changes, please visit our FAQs.  

Appeal Guide 

The OLT Appeal Guide has been prepared to assist you as you go through the appeals process before the OLT, including information on filing an appeal, preparing for a hearing event and attending a hearing event. 

For more information, please view the following sections of our website: 

If you have any questions, please contact your Case Coordinator or our Citizen Liaison. 

Rules 

Effective June 1, 2021, the OLT’s Rules of Practice and Procedure apply to all matters and proceedings before the OLT unless otherwise specified, and are to be read in conjunction with the relevant statutory and regulatory requirements. These Rules are made under the authority of subsection 13(1) of the Ontario Land Tribunal Act, 2021.  

Please visit our “Legislation, Rules & Policies” page for a copy of the Rules. For more information on these new Rules, please visit our FAQs 

Forms 

Please visit our “Forms” page for a list of forms required throughout the appeals process.  

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