Ombudsman Ontario - Summary

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Ombudsman Ontario - THE ESTIMATES, 2008-09 - Summary

The Ombudsman is an Officer of the Legislature. The Ombudsman's mandate is set out in the Ombudsman Act.

The Ombudsman investigates complaints about the administration of Ontario's provincial governmental organizations. The Ombudsman can investigate individual complaints, concerns brought forward by Members of Provincial Parliament, and on his own initiative. The Ombudsman can also investigate citizen's complaints about closed municipal meetings, where no municipal investigator is in place. The Ombudsman services are free. There is a toll-free number and information about the Ombudsman is available on the internet and through Ombudsman publications.

The Ombudsman submits his reports to the Legislative Assembly.

MINISTRY PROGRAM SUMMARY
($)
VOTE PROGRAM

Estimates
2008-09

Estimates
2007-08

Difference
Between
2008-09
and
2007-08

Actual
2006-07

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
2301   Ombudsman Ontario Program 10,030,200 9,704,400 325,800 9,106,100
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 10,030,200 9,704,400 325,800 9,106,100
  Ministry Total Operating Expense 10,030,200 9,704,400 325,800 9,106,100
           
  Ministry Total Operating and Capital Including Consolidation and Other Adjustments (not including Assets) 10,030,200 9,704,400 325,800 9,106,100