Victim Rights

A crime victim or a relative of a crime victim who has experienced physical and / or emotional harm during the commission of a crime, has the right to receive and provide information about the person who caused harm.

The National Parole Board can inform the victims and/or a family member:

  • Whether the offender if still in prison.
  • When the offender will be having a parole hearing.
  • What conditions will be attached to the offender's release.
  • What decisions have been made by the National Parole Board and the reasons for those decisions.

Victims may also receive Financial Assistance to attend a National Parole Board hearing. More information re application process, victims' rights and services:

Address / Contact Info

National Parole Board of Canada - Pacific Region
1925 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, BCV2S 3N2

Phone Numbers

Phone : (604) 870-2468
Information Line : 1-866-789-4636
Fax : (604) 870-2498

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Castlegar, Grand Forks, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, Salmo, Trail

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 25 Apr 2019.