Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services

Site: Custodian of Adoption Information

Contact Information
Office Phone Service Ontario 416-325-8305
Toll Free Phone Service Ontario 1-800-461-2156
Website www.ontario.ca/government/search-adoption-records
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 654 
77 Wellesley St W 
Toronto, ON M7A 1N3
Physical Access Not Applicable
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Adoption Disclosure Register ; Adoption Disclosure Registry ; MCSS ; Ministry of Community and Social Services ; Ontario. Custodian of Adoption Information
Former Name Ontario. Ministry of Children's Services. Adoption Disclosure Register/Private and International Adoption Information (2004) ; Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services. Adoption Disclosure Registry (2008)
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Voluntary adoption disclosure registry * non-identifying information * severe medical search for essential family health information
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Adult adoptees 18 years and older and birth relatives * applies to adoptions that were finalized in Ontario
Application Call or visit website * applications for all post adoption disclosure services available online
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adoption Services

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