2018 OMPF Allocation Notice - County of Essex

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) – 2018 Upload Notice

County of Essex

2018 Highlights for the County of Essex

  • The estimated total benefit of the 2018 provincial uploads for the County of Essex is $25,173,900.
  • This is the equivalent of 10% of all municipal property tax revenue in the County.
  • This exceeds the County's 2017 upload benefit by $1,402,200.
  • This also exceeds payments received in 2004 by $24,601,900.
  • The removal of these costs off the property tax base benefits all taxpayers within the County of Essex.

Table A: Estimated 2018 Provincial Uploads

A Estimated 2018 Provincial Uploads $25,173,900
1. Ontario Drug Benefits $3,786,400
2. Ontario Disability Support Program - Administration Component $1,028,000
3. Ontario Disability Support Program - Benefits Component $11,775,600
4. Ontario Works - Benefits Component $5,960,200
5. Ontario Works - Administration Component (Additional Support) $2,623,700

Table B: 2017 Provincial Uploads

B 2017 Provincial Uploads $23,771,700

Table C: Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2017

C Increase in Provincial Uploads Compared to 2017 (Line A - Line B) $1,402,200

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