Legislation and Rules


The following is a list of legislation and regulations related to the Animal Care Review Board (ACRB).

Rules of Practice

Common Rules of the Licence Appeal Tribunal, Animal Care Review Board, and Fire Safety Commission (effective October 2, 2017)

Effective October 2, 2017, the Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT), Animal Care Review Board (ACRB), and the Fire Safety Commission (FSC) adopted the below Common Rules of Practice and Procedure. The Commons Rules will apply to all Tribunal proceedings filed on or after October 2, 2017. The previous versions of the Rules will continue to apply to matters filed prior to October 2.

  • Common Rules of the LAT, ACRB, FSC (October 2017) (HTML or PDF)

Former Rules of the Animal Care Review Board (effective for cases filed between September 2004 – October 1, 2017)

The rules below were adopted by the Animal Care Review Board, effective September 2004. They were replaced on October 2, 2017. However, please note that these rules will continue to apply to matters filed with the ACRB from September 2004 to October 1, 2017.

  • Former Rules of the ACRB (September 2004) (PDF)