MAIN HEADING: Ministry of Consumer Services - THE ESTIMATES, 2014-15 - Summary

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Ministry of Consumer Services - THE ESTIMATES, 2014-15 - Summary

The ministry's mandate covers three main areas: educating and protecting consumers; ensuring compliance with Ontario's consumer-protection legislation and maintaining up-to-date, efficient and effective laws governing Consumer Protection, Public Safety and Business Law. MCS uses a wide range of tools and techniques to make consumers and businesses aware of their rights and obligations. MCS helps Ontarians resolve consumer issues by advising consumers and businesses, responding to consumer complaints, and enforcing consumer protection laws. It develops policy and legislation to ensure Ontario's marketplace is fair, safe and informed. The ministry is also responsible for overseeing eight Delegation of Administrative Authorities (DAAs) and one agency that administer consumer protection and public safety regulating programs.

MINISTRY PROGRAM SUMMARY
($)
VOTE PROGRAM

Estimates
2014-15

Estimates
2013-14

Difference
Between
2014-15
and
2013-14

Actual
2012-13

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
3101 Consumer Services Program 25,094,600 23,895,500 1,199,100 20,323,182
Less: Special Warrants 5,900,200 - 5,900,200 -
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 19,194,400 23,895,500 (4,701,100) 20,323,182
  Special Warrants 5,900,200 - 5,900,200 -
  Statutory Appropriations 66,014 66,014 - 63,686
  Ministry Total Operating Expense 25,160,614 23,961,514 1,199,100 20,386,868
  OPERATING ASSETS        
3101 Consumer Services Program 1,000 1,000 - -
  TOTAL OPERATING ASSETS TO BE VOTED 1,000 1,000 - -
  Ministry Total Operating Assets 1,000 1,000 - -
  CAPITAL EXPENSE        
3101 Consumer Services Program 1,000 1,000 - -
  TOTAL CAPITAL EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 1,000 1,000 - -
  Statutory Appropriations 1,000 1,000 - -
  Ministry Total Capital Expense 2,000 2,000 - -
  CAPITAL ASSETS        
3101 Consumer Services Program 1,000 1,000 - -
  TOTAL CAPITAL ASSETS TO BE VOTED 1,000 1,000 - -
  Ministry Total Capital Assets 1,000 1,000 - -
           
  Ministry Total Operating and Capital Including Consolidation and Other Adjustments (not including Assets) 25,162,614 23,963,514 1,199,100 20,386,868