2014 OMPF Allocation Notice - Region of Durham

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) – 2014 Upload Notice

Region of Durham

2014 Highlights for the Region of Durham

  • The estimated total benefit of the 2014 provincial uploads for the Region of Durham is $57,060,700.
    • - This is the equivalent of 6% of all municipal property tax revenue in the Region.
    • - This exceeds the Region's 2013 upload benefit by $7,427,500.
    • - This also exceeds payments received in 2004 by $56,723,700.
  • The removal of these costs off the property tax base benefits all taxpayers within the Region of Durham.

Table A: Estimated 2014 Provincial Uploads

A Estimated 2014 Provincial Uploads $57,060,700
1. Ontario Drug Benefits $7,783,800
2. Ontario Disability Support Program - Administration Component $2,571,300
3. Ontario Disability Support Program - Benefits Component $28,984,500
4. Ontario Works - Benefits Component $6,724,700
5. Ontario Works - Administration Component (Additional Support) $8,871,300
6. Court Security and Prisoner Transportation $2,125,100

Table B: 2013 Provincial Uploads

B 2013 Provincial Uploads $49,633,200

Table C: Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2013

C Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2013 (Line A - Line B) $7,427,500

2014 Upload Notice - Line Item Descriptions

A – Estimated 2014 municipal benefit resulting from the Province's upload of Ontario Drug Benefit Program; Ontario Disability Support Program; the phased upload of Ontario Works benefits; and court security and prisoner transportation costs, as well as additional support in respect of municipal Ontario Works administration costs.

B – Equal to Line A of the 2013 Upload Notice.

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

Ontario Ministry of Finance
Provincial-Local Finance Division Issued: November 2013