Policy Updates

Premier Speaks to Municipal Priorities at AMO Conference

Municipal leaders and elected officials heard from Ontario's Premier Doug Ford at the Association of Municipalities of Ontario's conference in Ottawa. Read the highlights.

AMO's Recommendations on Housing Affordability

The Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) released their recommendations on tackling outstanding housing affordability challenges in Ontario. Learn more.

Call for Applicants: Social Innovation Advisory Council

The Government of Canada has launched a Call for Applications for its Social Innovation Advisory Council by September 2, 2019. Click for more details.

Province Consulting on Provincial Policy Statement

The Province announced that it will be consulting on proposed changes to the Provincial Policy Statement. Read more for details.

Regulatory Amendments to the Housing Services Act: Read OMSSA's Submission

OMSSA has shared its response and recommendations to the Honourable Steve Clark, Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, regarding proposed regulatory amendments to the Housing Services Act....

Premier Announces Parliamentary Assistant Assignments

Ontario's Premier announced the Parliamentary Assistants that will hold special responsibilities as part of the Ontario Government. Learn more in the Province's news release.

Premier Ford Shuffles Cabinet

Premier Ford has made major changes to his cabinet, with several new appointments having direct implications for human services. Learn more.

Province releases Housing Supply Action Plan

Ontario's Minister of Housing Steve Clark announced the release of Ontario's Housing Supply Action Plan, which introduces legislative changes aimed at increasing the supply of affordable housing. Learn...