In 2017, City Council passed Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 142 and created the Toronto Local Appeal Body (TLAB). The TLAB has locally appointed members who will make decisions about local planning matters affecting Toronto neighbourhoods in a fair, consistent, fact-based and informed manner.

May 6, 2019:  TLAB’s Revised Rules of Practice and Procedure are in effect. The Public Notice includes more information about the revisions.

Filing An Appeal

Step-by-step information on the Toronto Local Appeal Body's appeal submission process.


Find all Toronto Local Appeal Body forms.

Schedule & Decisions

Search for scheduled hearings and issued decisions.

Public Meetings

All Toronto Local Appeal Body business meetings are open to the public. Agendas are posted seven calendar days in advance of the meeting date.

Tribunal Member Biographies

The TLAB consists of ten members, including a Chair. Each hearing is conducted by one member.

Practice Directions

Practice Directions issued by the Toronto Local Appeal Body