The Drummond Report: List of Acronyms

ABCs
agencies, boards and commissions
AFP  
alternative financing and procurement
ALC
alternate level of care
AMAPCEO 
Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario 
AMO
Association of Municipalities of Ontario
ASD 
Alternative Service Delivery
ATTC
Apprenticeship Training Tax Credit
BET  
business education tax
BPS
broader public sector
CAAT
Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology Pension Plan
CCAC
Community Care Access Centre
CEAA
Canadian Environmental Assessment Act/Agency
CETA
Canada–European Union Free Trade Agreement
CETC
Co-operative Education Tax Credit
CHSRF 
Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
CHSRG
Canadian Health Services Research Group
CHT 
Canada Health Transfer
CIHI
Canadian Institute for Health Information
COIA
Canada–Ontario Immigration Agreement
CPI   
consumer price index
CPP 
Canada Pension Plan
CRA
Canada Revenue Agency
CRF
Community Reinvestment Fund
CST  
Canada Social Transfer
DAA 
Delegated Administrative Authorities
DRC
debt retirement charge
EA
environmental assessment
EASR
Environmental Activity and Sector Registry
ECA
Environmental Compliance Approval
ECE 
early childhood educator
EGMS   
Enterprise Grants Management System
EI      
Employment Insurance
ELCC
Early Learning and Child Care
EMS
Emergency Medical Services
EO
Employment Ontario
EPA  
Environmental Protection Act
EQAO   
Education Quality and Accountability Office
ER
emergency room
ES
Employment Service
ETFO
Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
EU    
European Union
FDK  
full-day kindergarten
FHO
Family Health Organization
FHT
Family Health Team
FIT
feed-in tariff
FSCO
Financial Services Commission of Ontario
FSW
Federal Skilled Worker
FTE  
full-time equivalent
GBE
government business enterprise
GEO 
Global Experience Ontario
GDP
gross domestic product
GTA
Greater Toronto Area
GTHA
Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area
HBAM
Health-Based Allocation Model
HOOPP
Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan
HOT
high-occupancy/toll lane
HQO
Health Quality Ontario
HST
harmonized sales tax
I&IT  
information and information technology
ICES
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
ICT
information and communications technology
IESO
Independent Electricity System Operator
INAC
Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
IO
Infrastructure Ontario
IP
intellectual property
IPRC
Identification, Placement and Review Committee
IPSP
Integrated Power System Plan
IT
information technology
JOT 
Justice On Target
JSPP
Jointly Sponsored Pension Plan
LAO
Legal Aid Ontario
LCBO
Liquor Control Board of Ontario
LDC
local distribution companies
LHIN
Local Health Integration Network
LMA
Labour Market Agreement
LMDA
Labour Market Development Agreement
LSR
Local Services Realignment
LTC
long-term care
LTEP
Long-Term Energy Plan
LTIP
Long-Term Infrastructure Plan
MAG
Ministry of the Attorney General
MCI
Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
MCSCS
Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
MCSS
Ministry of Community and Social Services
MEU
municipal electrical utility
MGS
Ministry of Government Services
MNDM
Ministry of Northern Development and Mines
MNR
Ministry of Natural Resources
MOE
Ministry of the Environment
MOHLTC
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
MTCU
Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
NAFTA
North American Free Trade Agreement
NPLC
Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic
OACP
Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police
OAPSB 
Ontario Association of Police Services Boards
OCB
Ontario Child Benefit
OCEB
Ontario Clean Energy Benefit
OCT
Ontario College of Teachers
OCWA
Ontario Clean Water Agency
ODB
Ontario Drug Benefit Program
ODSP
Ontario Disability Support Program
OECD
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
OECM
Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace
OECTA 
Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association
OEFC
Ontario Electricity Financial Corporation
OEPTC
Ontario Energy and Property Tax Credit
OHIP
Ontario Health Insurance Plan
OLG
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation
OLRB
Ontario Labour Relations Board
OMA
Ontario Medical Association
OMAFRA
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
OMPF
Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund
ONTC
Ontario Northland Transportation Commission
OPA
Ontario Power Authority
OPG
Ontario Power Generation
OPP
Ontario Provincial Police
OPS
Ontario Public Service
OPSEU 
Ontario Public Service Employees Union
OPSEUPP  
OPSEU Pension Plan
OSSTF  
Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
OTF 
Ontario Teachers' Federation
OW  
Ontario Works
PBA 
Pension Benefits Act
PBGF
Pension Benefits Guarantee Fund
PIL
payments in lieu of taxes
PISA
Programme for International Student Assessment
PMFSDR    
Provincial-Municipal Fiscal and Service Delivery Review
PNP
Provincial Nominee Program
POA
Provincial Offences Act
PSAB 
Public Sector Accounting Board
PSE 
post-secondary education
PSLRTA
Public Sector Labour Relations Transition Act
PSPP
Public Service Pension Plan
Q&E
Teacher Qualification & Experience
QECO
Qualifications Evaluation Council of Ontario
R&D
research and development
REA
Renewable Energy Approval
RFP
request for proposal
RMP
Risk Management Program
SBD
small business deduction
SIB  
Social Impact Bond
SJIF
Strategic Jobs and Investment Fund
SME
small and medium enterprises
SR&ED 
Scientific Research and Experimental Development
SSO
shared-service organization
STTF
Strategic Training and Transition Fund
TFSA
Tax-Free Savings Account
TPA
Taxpayer Protection Act        
TPP 
Teachers’ Pension Plan
TTC
Toronto Transit Commission
Val Tag  
Vehicle Validation Sticker
WHO  
World Health Organization
YES 
Youth Employment Strategy
YMPE
Year’s Maximum Pensionable Earnings
3SO 
Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario