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Tribunals

A Tribunal is a person or group of persons upon which a statutory power of decision is conferred by or under statute.  Tribunal hearing are not governed by the Municipal Act, 2001 or the City’s Procedural By-law but instead are governed by their establishing legislation, the Statutory Powers and Procedures Act, R.S.O. 1990 (“SPPA”) and procedures established under the SPPA.  Tribunals are subject to certain open meeting requirements as provided by their establishing legislation, the Statutory Powers and Procedures Act, R.S.O. 1990 (“SPPA”) and/or Procedures established under the SPPA as applicable.

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Board Information

A quasi-judicial body governed by the Statutory Powers Procedure Act R.S.O. 1990. Chapter S.22 that has the authority to decide that a license be granted or refused, suspended or revoked, or may impose conditions on a licence, on the grounds of such decision provided for in the City of Hamilton Licensing Code By-law 07-170, as amended. 

The 2023 fee for submitting an Appeal to the Hamilton Licensing Tribunal is $195.00 ($172.57 + HST) 

The following forms can be accessed here:

Licensing Appeal Process

Licensing Appeal Form

Authorization to Act as Agent


 

Autonomous Body

Loren Kolar, Legislative Coordinator

Email: loren.kolar@hamilton.ca

Telephone: 905-546-2424 ext. 2604

Name Position Term Start Term End Status Appointed By
Clark, Brad Chair 15 Nov 2022 14 Nov 2026 Active Council
Francis, Matt Councillor 15 Nov 2022 14 Nov 2026 Active Council
Tadeson, Mark Vice Chair 15 Nov 2022 14 Nov 2026 Active Council
Wilson, Alex Councillor 15 Nov 2022 14 Nov 2026 Active Council

Meetings