What happens if I don’t follow a peace bond?
Question & AnswerWhat happens if I don’t follow a peace bond?
Not following a condition of your is called a breach. If you breach your peace bond, you can be charged with or . These are both criminal offences. If you’re found guilty, you will likely have a criminal record.
You must pledge money to the court as security when you sign a peace bond. This money is usually not deposited with the court. It is usually $500 or $1,000, but it can be more or less than that. If you breach a condition of your peace bond, you may have to pay this money to the court.