Legal Aid Ontario

Ontario Bar Association

Ontario Ombudsman

This is an independent office which makes sure that Ontario government offices and agencies are doing their job properly. If all else fails a complaint filed with them may do.

Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC)
These are the people that keep all police records. The public can enter the VIN Numbers of stolen bicycles and vehicles to see if they have been located.

Ontario Provincial Police

Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Corrections

This Ministry looks after the OPP and the Ontario Prisons. On this website you can find a listing of all jails and their addresses. Also there is an explanation of the prison system, the calculation of sentences and probation and parole.


Ontario Courts
Guide to Ontario Courts

Ontario Court of Appeal and Decisions

Ontario Superior Court of Justice

Ontario Court of Justice

Ministry of the Attorney General

Ontario Law Online
Ontario Administrative Tribunals
Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal Decisions

Ontario Human Rights Commission

Ontario Municipal Board

Ontario Securities Commission –

Ontario Labour Relations Board

Ontario Employment Standards

Federal Courts and Tribunals
Supreme Court of Canada

Supreme Court of Canada Decisions

Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs

Tax Court of Canada

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada

Canadian Industrial Relations Board

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

Federal Department of Justice – Laws and Regulations

Information about obtaining a pardon, including application procedures

Association in Defence of the Wrongfully Convicted
This organization takes up the cases of those innocent persons who have been wrongfully convicted, primarily by Canadian courts. They have spearheaded the campaigns in the cases of Guy Paul Morin, Steven Truscott, David Milgaard and many more.
Research Links – Doing Legal Research in Canada

Canadian Legal Information Institute

Canadian Access to Justice Network

The Great Library

Best Guide to Canadian Legal Research

Encyclopedia Britannica

The World Law Guide
Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario

The Law Society of Upper Canada
This body governs lawyers. Have a complaint about a lawyer? Check the LSUC website.

Law Times

Other Links
Read about early L’Orignal lawyer John Maxwell at the Law Society Archives.