2018 OMPF Allocation Notice - Region of Waterloo

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) – 2018 Upload Notice

Region of Waterloo

2018 Highlights for the Region of Waterloo

  • The estimated total benefit of the 2018 provincial uploads for the Region of Waterloo is $69,680,800.
  • This is the equivalent of 9% of all municipal property tax revenue in the Region.
  • This exceeds the Region's 2017 upload benefit by $4,936,600.
  • This also exceeds payments received in 2004 by $69,551,800.
  • The removal of these costs off the property tax base benefits all taxpayers within the Region of Waterloo.

Table A: Estimated 2018 Provincial Uploads

A Estimated 2018 Provincial Uploads $69,680,800
1. Ontario Drug Benefits $8,517,900
2. Ontario Disability Support Program - Administration Component $2,638,200
3. Ontario Disability Support Program - Benefits Component $29,947,000
4. Ontario Works - Benefits Component $16,091,900
5. Ontario Works - Administration Component (Additional Support) $7,531,800
6. Court Security and Prisoner Transportation $4,954,000

Table B: 2017 Provincial Uploads

B 2017 Provincial Uploads $64,744,200

Table C: Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2017

C Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2017 (Line A - Line B) $4,936,600

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