IRB front offices are closed
As a result of the evolving situation relating to COVID-19,
the IRB is continuing the suspension of all in-person hearings and mediations, other than detention reviews and some admissibility hearings, until further notice. Postponed hearings and mediations will be rescheduled promptly.
In-person correspondence for all Divisions is no longer accepted.
Special Temporary Measures due to COVID-19.
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For refugee claimants
For participants in detention review and admissibility hearings
- Detention reviews and admissibility hearings are currently being held by teleconference only. If you are a bondsperson, witness or other participant who has not received dial-in instructions for your hearing, please
contact the Immigration Division registry in the region where the hearing is taking place at the earliest opportunity.
- Correspondence should be sent by email or fax. See more details.
For refugee appellants
For immigration appellants