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Protection Orders – Part 3: A Basic Guide to Peace Bonds

Peace Bonds can help protect you against anybody who makes you feel threatened. A Peace Bond is a protection order made in the criminal court system by a judge, or justice of the peace. Protection Orders are decisions by a judge that put restrictions on someone's behaviour. This guide covers these topics:

  • Who can get a Peace Bond?
  • How do I get a Peace Bond?
  • What you will need
  • What are Mutual Peace Bonds?
  • What happens after a Peace Bond has been issued?
  • What happens if a Peace Bond is not followed?
  • Differences between a Restraining Order and Peace Bond
  • Will a Peace Bond show up on a Criminal Record Check?
Produced in
2016