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Record #: KGN2373 Last Full Update: 24 Oct 2014
Public CommentsIMPORTANT NOTICE: All ServiceOntario kiosks have been permanently shut down due to security violations. All kiosk services including: Licence plate sticker renewal, Driver abstract and Address change are available online.
Contact Information
Office PhoneGeneral inquiries, toll free 1-800-267-8097 * Health Card services and INFOline, toll free 1-800-268-1154 * Driver and Vehicle Contact Centre, toll-free Canada-wide 1-800-387-3445
TDD PhoneToll free 1-800-268-7095
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description & Services
DescriptionProvides a wide variety of government information and services at various points of service throughout the province * wide variety of publications, as well as links to general information about other levels of government * available services vary at each centre; check website for details. 
* Health card services, Ontario Photo Card (complaints now handled online) 
* Organ and Tissue Donor Registration 
* Driver and vehicle licensing products and services: Accessible Parking Permits, Copies of Records, Motorized Snow Vehicle Operators' Licence, Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits, Off-Road Vehicle Permits 
* Fishing and hunting licences, Outdoors Card, Hunter apprenticeship safety card 
* Self-serve public computers available at some locations 
* Application forms for birth, marriage, or death certificates, Lost Wallet Kits (list of marriage officiants available on website) 
* Tax Offices: general information for Ministry of Finance programs and services, publications and bulletins, and submission of returns and payments for Retail Sales Tax, Employer Health Tax, Provincial Land Tax, Land Transfer Tax and Motor Fuels and Tobacco Taxes, etc.: see Application field to find nearest Tax Office 
* Land Registry Offices 
* Provides retail sales tax (RST) exemptions on equipment designed solely for the use of people with physical disabilities. 
* Legal Change of Name 
* Change the address on health card, driver's licence, and/or vehicle permit online 
Ministry of Labour Employment Standards Claim acceptance * some locations act as a Landlord and Tenant Board filing centre
HoursAdministration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * visit website for details on individual centre hours
Areas ServedOntario
EligibilityOntario residents
ApplicationFor an overview of all services available, to search for information on services or find the nearest point of service including contact information, click here 
List of shortcuts to popular services (for contact information, it is easier to use the above link): 
* OHIP, to apply for the Ontario Health Card, click here 
* Driver Licensing, for information, click here 
* DriveTest Centre, to find the nearest location, click here 
* Ministry-approved beginner driver education courses, click here 
* Accessible Parking Permit, for information, click here 
* Tax Offices, to find the nearest location, click here 
* Land Registry Offices, to find the nearest location, click here 
* For access to over 10,000 government publications, click here 
To complain about Health Card Services, either call the toll free Complaints Hotline or send an e-mail at protectpublichealthcare@ontario.ca
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesService - for some services ; None ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque, debit, credit card
Service CategoriesBirth Certificates ; Business Registration/Licensing ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ; County/Regional Recorder Offices ; Death Related Records/Permits ; Driver Licences ; Fishing Licences ; Government Consumer Protection Agencies ; Government Publications ; Hunting Licences ; Identification Cards ; Labour Standards and Practices ; Land Records ; Legislation Information ; Marriage Certificates ; Motor Vehicle Registration ; Name Change Assistance ; Organ Donor Cards/Registries ; Provincial Government Information Lines ; Provincial/Territorial Health Insurance ; Provincial/Territorial Tax Collection Agencies ; Provincial/Territorial Tax Information ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Sales Tax Information ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Tax Issues ; Tax Forms ; Taxpayer Information Lines ; Title Registration/Titles
Other Details
Legal Status(30) Provincial Government
Print MaterialWide variety of free Government publications
Date Updated24 Oct 2014
Record Views (Public)8755 (as of 01 Apr 2015)