2018 OMPF Allocation Notice - Region of Durham

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) – 2018 Upload Notice

Region of Durham

2018 Highlights for the Region of Durham

  • The estimated total benefit of the 2018 provincial uploads for the Region of Durham is $78,363,400.
  • This is the equivalent of 8% of all municipal property tax revenue in the Region.
  • This exceeds the Region's 2017 upload benefit by $6,765,400.
  • This also exceeds payments received in 2004 by $78,026,400.
  • The removal of these costs off the property tax base benefits all taxpayers within the Region of Durham.

Table A: Estimated 2018 Provincial Uploads

A Estimated 2018 Provincial Uploads $78,363,400
1. Ontario Drug Benefits $10,378,600
2. Ontario Disability Support Program - Administration Component $2,571,300
3. Ontario Disability Support Program - Benefits Component $34,545,900
4. Ontario Works - Benefits Component $18,172,500
5. Ontario Works - Administration Component (Additional Support) $8,720,900
6. Court Security and Prisoner Transportation $3,974,200

Table B: 2017 Provincial Uploads

B 2017 Provincial Uploads $71,598,000

Table C: Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2017

C Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2017 (Line A - Line B) $6,765,400

2018 Upload Notice - Line Item Descriptions

A – Estimated 2018 municipal benefit resulting from the provincial upload of social assistance benefit programs and court security and prisoner transportation (CSPT) costs.

B – 2017 Social Programs Cost. Equal to Line A of the 2017 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 2017