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The Ontario Ombudsman promotes fairness, accountability and transparency in the public sector by investigating public complaints and systemic issues within his jurisdiction.
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The Office of the Ombudsman of Ontario will be closed on Monday, May 21, for Victoria Day. Our 1-800-263-1830 line will also be closed.
Complaints can still be filed using our online complaint form or via email at We will reopen on Tuesday, May 22.

The Ombudsman is an independent officer of the Legislature who investigates complaints from the public about Ontario public sector bodies within his jurisdiction, recommending improvements for governance and resolving individual issues. The Ombudsman is Mr. J. Paul Dubé, who began his five-year term on April 1, 2016.

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