2014 OMPF Allocation Notice - County of Essex

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) – 2014 Upload Notice

County of Essex

2014 Highlights for the County of Essex

  • The estimated total benefit of the 2014 provincial uploads for the County of Essex is $19,275,000.
    • - This is the equivalent of 10% of all municipal property tax revenue in the County.
    • - This exceeds the County's 2013 upload benefit by $2,359,400.
    • - This also exceeds payments received in 2004 by $18,703,000.
  • The removal of these costs off the property tax base benefits all taxpayers within the County of Essex.

Table A: Estimated 2014 Provincial Uploads

A Estimated 2014 Provincial Uploads $19,275,000
1. Ontario Drug Benefits $3,141,600
2. Ontario Disability Support Program - Administration Component $1,028,000
3. Ontario Disability Support Program - Benefits Component $9,871,000
4. Ontario Works - Benefits Component $2,337,800
5. Ontario Works - Administration Component (Additional Support) $2,896,600

Table B: 2013 Provincial Uploads

B 2013 Provincial Uploads $16,915,600

Table C: Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2013

C Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2013 (Line A - Line B) $2,359,400

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; and the phased upload of Ontario Works benefits, 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