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Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford is in Windsor, where hes expected to make an announcement this morning. Can a landlord ask for a deposit for keys? Union leaders reached across ideological lines to forge a non-partisan coalition of premiers across the country, who rallied around a proposal from Ontarios Kathleen Wynne last December for a modest CPP expansion. The funeral director will issue copies of a proof of death that you can use in certain situations. Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly prohibited. Ronaldo's future uncertain at Manchester United, Deborah Cox, Heather Reisman, Lionel Conacher among Canada's Walk of Fame inductees, BBC pays damages to former royal nanny over false claims, Michelle Obama's book 'The Light We Carry' coming this fall, Beloved monarch butterflies now listed as endangered, World's oldest male giant panda dies at age 35 in Hong Kong, Ontario candy store hiring 'chief candy officer' with $100,000 salary, Election results reversal was not suspicious, says candidate, In results flip, PC candidate declared winner in Thornhill by 85 votes, Voter turnout increases in Ontario for first time in more than 20 years, NDP seats unchanged, but they no longer hold the balance of power, Wynne promises to reintroduce budget: highlights. Her latest platform merely apes Hudaks anti-tax Tory ideology by promising to take the HST off hydro bills (in fact, federal rules prevent any unilateral changes to the harmonized sales tax). This information can be found on the Ontario Government website. The Office of the Registrar General maintains birth registrations for 95 years.

Click to share quote on Twitter: "This is the opposite of a burden," she said at a campaign stop in Markham, north of Toronto. Does the Board always hold a hearing to resolve an application? Out-of-province students can get help by calling 1-877-OSAP411 (1-877-672-7411) during business hours. TORONTO - Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says she'll consider the possibility of a provincial pension plan if the next federal government isn't willing to address the issue on a national scale. If you need assistance, or require expedited service, contact my community office for help. Preference is given to commenters who use real names. That's something the NDP should support, added Wynne. Does a landlord have to notify a tenant of a rent increase? Campaigning in Toronto, Horwath said she wants to wait and see if next years federal election will bring in a government willing to improve the Canada Pension Plan, something Prime Minister Stephen Harper has rejected repeatedly. Comments are not open on some news articles; Bell Media reserves the right to choose commenting availability. What happens if a tenant assigns or sublets their unit without the landlords consent? All Ontario is divided into 107 electoral districts. This section of the website describes the process for arranging care, and the role you can play in the process. We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Queen's ParkRoom 381, Main Legislative Building, Queen's ParkToronto, Ontario M7A 1A8Tel: 416-325-7116Fax: 416-325-8222Email: [emailprotected], 20 Hughson Street South, Suite 200Hamilton, ON L8N 2A1, Tel: 905-544-9644Fax: 905-544-5152Email:[emailprotected], Queen's ParkRoom 381, Main Legislative Building, Queen's Park.

PC Leader Doug Ford says his government secured several large auto investments over the past four years, including a Stellantis-LG electric vehicle battery plant in Windsor, Ont., that is set to be operational by 2025. If you are mailing in your application, you can pay by cheque, money order or credit card. Finding a Family Doctor Health Care Connect. Just no mention of pensions. How can I file an application with the Board? expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Toronto The Liberals say the provincial pension would be mandatory for people who do not currently have a workplace pension plan. Premier Kathleen Wynne defended the plan Wednesday after a report by the Fraser Institute said it could cost contributing workers more than $3,400 a year each. Can a landlord charge a person a deposit or a fee to rent a unit? If the birth took place in the province of Ontario. Campaigning in Toronto, Horwath said she wants to wait and see if next year's federal election will bring in a government willing to improve the Canada Pension Plan, something Prime Minister Stephen Harper has rejected repeatedly. Before the Progressive Conservatives took power in 2018, landlords could only raise rent at a set rate each year during a lease, usually between 0.5 and 3 per cent. Listen and subscribe to get a weekly update with the newsmakers who matter. To register a death, a family member and the funeral director complete the Statement of Death with information about the deceased. Newspapers Limited, One Yonge Street, 4th floor, Toronto, ON, M5E 1E6. We encountered an issue signing you up. ", Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath discusses home-care support at the International Bakery during a campaign and media event with NDP York West candidate Tom Rakocevic, left, and citizens who shared their stories, Marisa Spina, left, Rosasana Balducci, second right, and Shameer Rahman, right, in Toronto on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Can a tenant refuse to let the landlord in if the landlord wants to enter their unit? We will not publish: Comments written that are poorly spelled; or are written in caps; or which use strange formatting to get noticed. Toronto Star articles, please go to:, The Toronto Star and, each property of Toronto Star McKenney: Im running for mayor because I want to make Ottawa the greenest, healthiest, most connected city in Canada, Have a smartphone and want to help science? Organized labour has lobbied long and hard for improvements to the CPP, which lags behind most pensions in the industrialized world because of its low payouts. This is actually a relief that would allow people to take away that concern about what their future might look like.. Ontario voters go to the polls on June 2. How much can a landlord legally increase the rent this year? TheGovernor-Generalwill send a congratulatory letter on: Requests for the Governor-Generals greetings must be submitted atleast three (3) months in advance. Please be advised: The maximum grant/loan amounts for a typical two-term academic year are: Plus, for that two-term academic year, your annual debt is capped at $7,300, even if you get more in loans. It tells us everything about how Ontarios NDP has misplaced its moral compass mistaking partisan rivalry and populist tomfoolery for serious public policy and good governance. (The Canadian Press/Aaron Vincent Elkaim). This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Do landlords and tenants have to have a written lease or tenancy agreement? Comments are moderated and will not appear on site until they have been reviewed. See theArranging Carepage for more details. Can a tenant be evicted if the landlord wants to use the unit themselves? an 80th birthday and all subsequent birthdays. Republication or distribution of this content is People without a family health care provider are referred to a family doctor or a nurse practitioner who is accepting new patients in their community. To find out more information about Health Care Connect, clickhere. A guarantor is a Canadian citizen and someone who has known you (the applicant) personally for at least 2 years, and is currently serving in or a practicing member in good standing of a profession from this guarantors list. a 100th birthday and all subsequent birthdays. Home is the happiest, healthiest place for our parents and grandparents, Horwath said in a statement to the media.

What is the process for evicting a tenant? The additional spending would include $235 million in the first year of government to pay for things like transportation to appointment and help with meal preparations. Meanwhile, the Ontario Progressive Conservatives are touting a plan to accelerate new electricity transmission lines to southwestern Ontario. The next issue of Ottawa Citizen Headline News will soon be in your inbox.

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If the landlord changes the locks, can the landlord charge the tenant for the new keys? Ontario Election 2022: NDP unveils plan to keep seniors in own homes; Liberals target rent control; PCs tout electricity plan. Leader Steven Del Duca says the pledge is part of the housing plank of his partys platform. You must provide proof of death, (e.g., a death certificate or a funeral directors statement of death, and any other documentation requested by the Office of the Registrar General). Speaking in Chatham, Horwath said the NDP plan would save seniors about $375 a month in taxes, while the government would invest $1 billion in home-care services to support them. This is the opposite of a burden, she said at a campaign stop in Markham, north of Toronto. This information can also be found on the Landlord & Tenant Board website of the Ontario government. Ontario residents are eligible for provincially funded health coverage (OHIP). Can a landlord charge a fee if a tenants rent cheque is returned NSF? The transmission projects between London, Windsor and Sarnia are expected to cost more than $1 billion and are proposed to be developed in phases through 2030. Am I entitled to apply for the birth certificate? Please try again. Get Ottawa Citizen, National Post and 14 other news sites for only $2/week. You may need an official death certificate or certified copy for: Once the death is registered, the next of kin, executor or estate administrator may apply for a death certificate.Death certificate applications can be made online, by mail, fax, or in person. This website uses cookies to personalize your content (including ads), and allows us to analyze our traffic. Once a death occurs the physician or coroner attending the death completes the Medical Certificate of Death and gives it to the Funeral Director to go with the body. Horwath criticized the Liberals proposed provincial pension plan, saying it emulates the CPP and would be lucrative for the private sector but far less beneficial for the people paying into it. Stay on top of what's happening on the Hill with Rachel Aiello's updates on the minority Parliament when it's in session. Find out more about how OSAP can help you pay for your education. Horwath herself called for an Ontario-only public pension plan in 2010. The real reason her third-place party suddenly had second thoughts? "This is actually a relief that would allow people to take away that concern about what their future might look like.". We have enabled email notificationsyou will now receive an email if you receive a reply to your comment, there is an update to a comment thread you follow or if a user you follow comments. And indefensible. If you're using an alias, make sure it's unique.

a 25th or 50th wedding anniversary and all subsequent anniversaries in 5 year intervals; or. A resident of Ontario must have a health card to show that he or she is entitled to health care services paid for by OHIP. Please read our Commenting Policy first. They say that would remove the financial incentive for landlords to push out tenants so they can raise raise rent. 365 Bloor Street East, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 3L4. If the landlord files an eviction application about non-payment of rent, can a tenant stop the eviction process before the hearing? Use of this Website assumes acceptance of Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy | Accessibility. What happens if I do not attend my hearing? Get a roundup of the most important and intriguing national stories delivered to your inbox every weekday. The ministry strongly encourages new and returning residents to purchase private health insurance in case you become ill during the OHIP waiting period. Star Newspapers Limited and/or its licensors. Horwath admits elements of NDP platform alienated labour movement, Tim Hudak returns to legislature after stinging election defeat, Hoover Dam explosion: A look at whats happened so far, Airline workers face insults, physical threats amid travel delays: Worst Ive ever seen, Truck driver in deadly Humboldt Broncos crash granted day parole for 6 months, Micrometeoroid causes uncorrectable damage to James Webb Space Telescope, Turpin siblings tortured by parents were then abused by foster family: lawsuit, Over $500K raised for pizza delivery man who saved 5 from burning house, Kamloops B.C. Can a tenant withhold rent because their landlord isnt properly maintaining their building or unit? You could be eligible for 30% off your student tuition if: Please review the OSAP website for more information. Can a landlord ask a person applying for a rental unit to provide information about their income, credit references and rental history? Make your primary place of residence in Ontario. All other applications (either cash or money order) must be made in person at the Toronto office. Find out all you need to know about Election Day. "They actually go into the pocket of the administrators and the banks. What information does a landlord have to give to a new tenant?

Horwath says she wants to wait and see if next year's federal election will bring in a government willing to improve the Canada Pension Plan, something Prime Minister Stephen Harper has repeatedly rejected. Loans are interest-free while you're studying, and for six months after you graduate. What can I do if an application is filed against me? Horwath criticized the Liberals' proposed provincial pension plan, saying it emulates the CPP and would be "lucrative" for the private sector but far less beneficial for the people paying into it. Comments may take up to an hour for moderation before appearing on the site. And she has embraced Rob Fords anti-gravy train mythology by proposing a new minister of savings and accountability (with no extra staff) to produce savings of $600 million a year. Can the landlord enter a tenants unit? "Very little of the actual savings you put in for retirement go into your pocket," she said. If you are applying for a birth certificate for an individual nine years of age or older you need a guarantor. Arranging care for yourself or a family member will involve a number of steps. All four main party leaders were to spend Friday in Southern Ontario. Hard for me to forget her previous stance, since I wrote an editorial at the time praising it. When does a landlord have to turn the heat on? What temperature does my landlord have to keep my apartment at? The Progressive Conservatives say the new lines would supply more clean energy to the region and further support economic growth there. Can the landlord charge the tenant a damage deposit? Wynne argued having retirement income safeguards beyond the Canada Pension Plan doesnt take money away from people. How will I know if an application has been filed against me?

Landlord & Tenant Board website of the Ontario government. To order copies of What can a tenant do if their landlord does not turn on the heat? Perhaps for the political strategists who road-tested and fine-tuned her snappy new campaign slogan, it all Makes Sense. But beneath the packaging, the platform speaks volumes: Under Horwath, the NDP is no longer activist but obstructionist. If (the 2015 federal election) doesnt give us a prime minister thats prepared to put that issue on the national agenda, then certainly were prepared to look at that from a provincial perspective.. It is useful as basic identification. ThePremier of Ontariowill send a congratulatory letter on: Requests for the Premiers greetings must be submitted atleast two (2) months in advance. Please note that congratulatory letters will not be issued more than once every five (5) years. If you have trouble reading the characters in the picture, click it to see a new one. Bell Media reviews every comment submitted, and reserves the right to approve comments and edit for brevity and clarity. Thank you for following these guidelines and contributing your thoughts. Don Martin, the former host of CTV News Channel's Power Play posts his take on the federal politics issues of the day. "People across Canada are facing the same challenge around income security in retirement and we need to make sure that we're part of that solution across the country," she said. All Canadians deserve a better CPP so it wouldnt be right for Ontarians alone to have one, she said with a straight face. Its pointless to fault Harper and his ideological cousin, Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak for opposing a better public pension for people who lack a decent workplace plan. Can a tenant be evicted if the landlord sells the house and the purchaser wants to move in? As long as the birth is registered and you have proof of urgency: You MUST apply in person at my Community Office. "This is the opposite of a burden," she said at a campaign stop in Markham, north of Toronto. To locate theCCACnearest you, use ourCCAC Locator. Harper and his cabinet ministers have said the proposed Ontario Retirement Pension Plan -- a showpiece of the Liberals' re-election platform -- would hurt the economy because workers and employers would be forced to contribute to the plan. a 60th wedding anniversary and all subsequent anniversaries; or. To order The report also predicted employers would cut wages and benefits or curb hiring to make up for the cost of paying into the plan. We will not publish comments that are profane, libelous, racist, or engage in personal attacks.

Copyright owned or licensed by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited. Can the landlord charge for additional or replacement keys? You can pay online by VISA, MasterCard,American Express or Interac Online. They actually go into the pocket of the administrators and the banks.. Can the landlord refuse to rent to a person if they have a pet? You can read all about it her platform Andrea Horwaths Plan that Makes Sense a foundational document so thin you can fold it in half, twice, despite the big, fat font, blank spaces, and heavy glossy paper stock. What if I need a birth certificate in a hurry? Can a tenant be evicted without a hearing? Our office can assist you with a number of matters related to health and long-term care.