2013 OMPF Allocation Notice - Town of Midland

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) – 2013 Transition-Year Stable Funding Allocation Notice

Town of Midland
County of Simcoe

2013 Highlights for the Town of Midland

  • The Town of Midland's 2013 combined benefit totals $190,900 and includes:
    • - $92,100 in OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding, and
    • - $98,800 benefit from the provincial upload of court security and prisoner transportation costs.
  • This exceeds your municipality's 2012 combined benefit by $39,200.

Table A: 2013 Transition-Year Stable Funding Allocation

A 2013 Transition-Year Stable Funding Allocation (Line A1 x Line A2) $92,100
1. 2013 OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding Level (Line E) 90.0%
2. 2012 OMPF (Line C from 2012 Allocation Notice) $102,300

Table B: 2013 Combined Benefit of OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding and Provincial Uploads

B 2013 Combined Benefit of OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding and Provincial Uploads (Line B1 + Line B2) $190,900
1. OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding (Equal to Line A) $92,100
2. Court Security and Prisoner Transportation (Phased Upload Continues in 2013) $98,800
The estimated total benefit of 2013 provincial uploads for the County of Simcoe is $21,910,800.

Table C: Other 2013 Ongoing Provincial Support / Uploads

C Other 2013 Ongoing Provincial Support / Uploads $156,800
1. Public Health N/A
2. Land Ambulance N/A
3. Provincial Gas Tax Revenue $156,800

Table D: Key OMPF Data Inputs

D Key OMPF Data Inputs
1. Municipal Own-Source Revenue $26,085,027
2. 2012 OMPF Compared to Municipal Own-Source Revenue (Line A2 / Line D1) 0.4%
3. Rural Designation Based on Rural and Small Community Measure Non-Rural

Table E: 2013 OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding Level

E 2013 OMPF Transition-Year Stable Funding Level 90.0%
1. 2013 Minimum Funding Level 90.0%

2013 Transition-Year Stable Funding Allocation Notice - Line Item Descriptions

A – The 2013 Transition-Year Stable Funding Allocation ensures that in 2013 municipalities will receive a guaranteed level of support based on their 2012 OMPF allocation.

A1 – The 2013 Transition-Year Stable Funding Level applicable to the municipality. In 2013, municipalities in the south will receive at least 90 per cent of their 2012 OMPF allocation.

A2 – 2012 OMPF Allocation.


B1 – Equal to line A.

B2 – Estimated funding provided to the municipality by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services with respect to the Province's phased upload of court security and prisoner transportation costs in 2013.


C1 – The estimated municipal benefit of the Province's 75 per cent share of public health funding relative to its 50 per cent share in 2004. Actual municipal savings may not correspond with the Allocation Notice due to budget approvals made by the local Boards of Health. Municipalities may provide additional funding beyond their obligated cost share. Any additional municipal funding is not included in the calculation of the public health figure.

C2 – The estimated municipal benefit of the Province's 50 per cent share of land ambulance funding is relative to its share in 2005. This incremental increase in land ambulance funding delivers on the Province's commitment to strengthen land ambulance services and maintain the 50:50 sharing of land ambulance costs.

C3 – Estimated provincial gas tax revenue based on the municipality's funding through the 2011-12 provincial gas tax program.


D1 – Municipal Own-Source Revenue is composed of own-purpose taxation, payments in lieu of taxation, user fees and service charges, licenses, permits and rents, as reported by municipalities through the Financial Information Returns (FIRs).

D2 – Compares a municipality's 2012 OMPF allocation to its municipal own-source revenue.

D3 – For the 2013 transition year, a municipality with a Rural and Small Community Measure (RSCM) greater than 25 per cent will be considered a rural municipality.


E1 – The 2013 minimum level of support. Municipalities in the south will receive at least 90 per cent of their 2012 OMPF allocation.


Note: Provincial funding and other ongoing provincial support initiatives rounded to multiples of $100.

Ontario Ministry of Finance
Provincial-Local Finance Division Issued: November 2012