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Map RecordAd Standards

Map RecordAd StandardsToronto Downtown Central Receives complaints about paid advertising in all media * administers a code of advertising standards

Map RecordAlcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, Head Office

Map RecordAlcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, Head OfficeNorth York Central Regulates the sale, service and consumption of beverage alcohol * regulates and licenses casino gaming, charitable gaming, lotteries and horse racing * addresses complaints about licensed establishmen ... [More]

Map RecordBereavement Authority of Ontario

Map RecordBereavement Authority of OntarioNorth York Central Regulates funeral, transfer service, cemetery and crematorium sectors * inspects and licenses funeral establishments, transfer services, cemeteries and crematoriums * regulates licensing of cemetery a ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Bank of Canada, Ottawa - Wellington St

Map RecordCanada. Bank of Canada, Ottawa - Wellington StOttawa The nation's central bank. It is not a commercial bank and does not offer banking services to the public. * Rather, its responsibilities are for Canada's monetary policy, bank notes, financial system, ... [More]

Canada. Border Services Agency, Niagara Falls - Mailing Address, NEXUS Program

 Canada. Border Services Agency, Niagara Falls - Mailing Address, NEXUS ProgramNiagara Falls Designed to speed up border crossings for low-risk, pre-approved travellers into Canada and the United States (U.S.). It is jointly run by the Canada Border Services Agency and U.S. Customs and Border ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Niagara District Office

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Niagara District OfficeSt Catharines Safeguards Canada's food supply and its plant and animal resource base * enforces standards established by Health Canada * verifies industry compliance with federal laws, including registration and i ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Health Canada, Consumer Product Safety Office

Map RecordCanada. Health Canada, Consumer Product Safety OfficeHamilton Central Investigates complaints related to the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) and enforces safety regulations. Also responsible for cosmetics under the Food and Drugs Act.

Map RecordCanada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, St Catharines, Passport Office

Map RecordCanada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, St Catharines, Passport OfficeSt Catharines Responsible for the administration of all matters relating to the issuing, revoking, withholding, recovery and use of Canadian passports.

Map RecordCanada. Indigenous Services Canada, Ontario Regional Office

Map RecordCanada. Indigenous Services Canada, Ontario Regional OfficeToronto Downtown Central Provides information on services on reserves such as education, housing, community infrastructure and social support * administers the "Indian Act" * provides registration services and information on ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, Gatineau, Canadian Intellectual Property Office

Map RecordCanada. Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, Gatineau, Canadian Intellectual Property OfficeGatineau A special operating agency associated with Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada * responsible for the administration and processing of the greater part of intellectual property in Canad ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Canadian Firearms Program

Map RecordCanada. Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Canadian Firearms ProgramOttawa Oversees the administration of the Firearms Act * the Act requires all firearm owners to hold a valid firearms licence and restricted and prohibited firearms to be registered * licence applicants must ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Social Insurance Numbers

Map RecordCanada. Social Insurance NumbersOntario Confidential number that is needed to work in Canada or to have access to government programs and services * number may be collected by institutions where interest or incomes are earned, such as banks ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Transport Canada, St Catharines, Marine Safety

Map RecordCanada. Transport Canada, St Catharines, Marine SafetySt Catharines The office administers regulations, standards, guidelines, codes and procedures respecting the safe conduct of large ships. Examination centre for seafarers. Handles shipping masters (discharge books) ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission

Map RecordCanadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications CommissionGatineau Independent authority responsible for regulating (under the Broadcasting Act) all broadcasting in Canada, including AM and FM radio, cable television, satellite dish service, specialty services and pa ... [More]

Map RecordCARE Centre for Internationally Educated Nurses

Map RecordCARE Centre for Internationally Educated NursesHamilton Central CARE Centre is a government-funded bridge training program to enable IENs to prepare and pass language fluency assessments, clinical assessments and registration exams and to gain workplace exposure, ... [More]

Map RecordCollege of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario

Map RecordCollege of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of OntarioToronto Downtown North Provincial regulatory college for the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology * handles consumer complaints

Map RecordCollege of Massage Therapists of Ontario

Map RecordCollege of Massage Therapists of OntarioToronto Downtown North Regulating body of the profession * investigates complaints against massage therapists * provides general information about massage therapy to the public * database of registered massage therapists se ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Care, St Catharines and Thorold, St Catharines - Church St, ID Clinic

Map RecordCommunity Care, St Catharines and Thorold, St Catharines - Church St, ID ClinicSt Catharines Assists individuals with filling out applications for replacement ID: * Canadian Birth certificates * Canadian Citizen certificates * Delayed statement of Birth * Records of Landing * Marriage certifi ... [More]

Map RecordDriveTest, St Catharines, Driver Examination Centre

Map RecordDriveTest, St Catharines, Driver Examination CentreSt Catharines Licenced by the Ministry of Transportation, the services of the Drive Test Centre include: conducting road tests, administering written tests, processing driver's licence applications, administering v ... [More]

Map RecordFinancial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario

Map RecordFinancial Services Regulatory Authority of OntarioNorth York Central Information and assistance on insurance (including life, health, property, disability, automobile), pension plans, loan and trust companies, deposit insurance, credit unions and caisses populaires, mo ... [More]

Firearms Education School

 Firearms Education SchoolSt Catharines Provides courses for Hunting Licence and PAL (Possession and Acquisition Licence) needed to own and purchase a Firearm. Other classes offered include shooting for competition and handgun safety. Class ... [More]

Map RecordFort Erie (Town of), Fort Erie - 1 Municipal Centre Dr

Map RecordFort Erie (Town of), Fort Erie - 1 Municipal Centre DrFort Erie Local municipal government offices responsible for: * administration * support to the Mayor and Council, Boards and Committees * elections * vital statistics * marriage licences * parking tickets * ta ... [More]

Map RecordGrimsby (Town of), Grimsby Town Hall

Map RecordGrimsby (Town of), Grimsby Town HallGrimsby Municipal Government offices including: Administration Department : includes Town Manager and the Statutory Office of the Town Clerk. Various services are available through this office such as cemeter ... [More]

Map RecordInformation and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario

Map RecordInformation and Privacy Commissioner of OntarioToronto Downtown Provides independent oversight for Ontario's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and Personal Health Information Prote ... [More]

Map RecordInternational Credential Assessment Service of Canada

Map RecordInternational Credential Assessment Service of CanadaGuelph Provides assessments of out-of-county educational documents for employment, further education, immigration and membership in professional associations. Three kinds of reports are available: "General" ... [More]

Map RecordLaw Society of Ontario

Map RecordLaw Society of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Regulatory and licensing body for legal services in Ontario * Complaint Service -- handles complaints about lawyer or paralegal conduct and services -- 416-947-3310 or 1-800-268-7568

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Community Services Department, Thorold, Children's Services - Children's Programs

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Community Services Department, Thorold, Children's Services - Children's ProgramsThorold Manages the local licensed child care system on behalf of the provincial government. There are over 160 licensed child care centres in Niagara. One application can be filled to be on the list for mult ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Public Health, Thorold - Main Office, Environmental Health - Food Safety

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Public Health, Thorold - Main Office, Environmental Health - Food SafetyThorold Investigates complaints and suspected cases of food poisoning. Inspects food premises such as restaurants and cafeterias. Restaurant and food establisment inspection results Food Handler Certification ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Falls (City of), Niagara Falls - City Hall, Clerks Department

Map RecordNiagara Falls (City of), Niagara Falls - City Hall, Clerks DepartmentNiagara Falls Responsible for maintaining the official record of all Council meetings, the indexing and retention of all by-laws, agreements and contracts of the City. It also issues lottery, raffle and bingo licen ... [More]

Map RecordOffice of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Map RecordOffice of the Privacy Commissioner of CanadaGatineau An Officer of Parliament who reports directly to the House of Commons and the Senate. The Commissioner is an advocate for the privacy rights of Canadians with the power to: * investigate complaints, c ... [More]

Map RecordOntario College of Pharmacists

Map RecordOntario College of PharmacistsToronto Downtown North Provincial regulating body of pharmacists and pharmacies * investigates consumer complaints and concerns * pharmacist and pharmacy search available on website Note: Contact a pharmacist directly for d ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Energy Board, Consumer Relations

Map RecordOntario Energy Board, Consumer RelationsToronto Downtown North Regulates, licenses, monitors and inspects energy industry participants including natural gas and electricity utilities * investigates potential violations and enforces regulations * regulates rates c ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Human Rights Commission

Map RecordOntario Human Rights CommissionToronto Downtown Central Conducts public inquiries * may initiate applications or intervene in cases before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario * policy development, research and analysis * public education and training * re ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Motor Vehicle Industry Council

Map RecordOntario Motor Vehicle Industry CouncilEast York Regulates motor vehicle dealers and salespersons in Ontario * enforces Motor Vehicle Dealers Act (MVDA) on behalf of Ministry of Government and Consumer Services * ensures registration of dealers and ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Finance, Hamilton Central - Account Management and Collections Branch, Account Management and Collections Branch

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Finance, Hamilton Central - Account Management and Collections Branch, Account Management and Collections BranchHamilton Central Administers tax programs including employer health, insurance premium, retail sales, beer and wine, gross revenue, gasoline, tobacco, fuel, and international fuel tax. * Employer Health Tax * Insuranc ... [More]

Ontario. Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Online Service, Identification and Certificates

 Ontario. Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Online Service, Identification and CertificatesThunder Bay * Provides birth, marriage and death certificates for Ontario * Provides name change and adoption disclosure assistance * Parents can register their child's birth online and can apply for the baby's B ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Labour, Niagara Regional Office

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Labour, Niagara Regional OfficeSt Catharines Advances safe, fair and harmonious workplace practices * responsible for occupational health and safety, employment rights and responsibilities, labour relations and internal administration * enforces ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Vineland Office

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Vineland OfficeVineland The ministry's mission is to manage natural resources in an ecologically sustainable way to ensure that they are available for the enjoyment and use of future generations. * protects and conserves pub ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee - Hamilton Branch, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee - Hamilton Branch, Office of the Public Guardian and TrusteeHamilton Central A government agency that protects individuals with mental disabilities, protects the public's interest in charities, searches for heirs for estates which the OPGT administers, invests perpetual care f ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, St Catharines, Court Services

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, St Catharines, Court ServicesSt Catharines Includes the following court offices: Superior Court of Justice: Civil, Criminal, Enforcement (Sheriff), Family and Small Claims Ontario Court of Justice: Criminal and Criminal Youth A copy of a Certi ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Welland, Court Services

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Welland, Court ServicesWelland Includes the following court offices: Superior Court of Justice: Civil, Criminal, Enforcement (Sheriff), Family and Small Claims Ontario Court of Justice: Criminal, Criminal Youth and Family A copy of ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Transportation, St Catharines, Head Office

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Transportation, St Catharines, Head OfficeSt Catharines This location is one of the Ministry of Transportation's Head Offices. The Ministry is responsible for managing Ontario's transportation network, including road user safety and construction and mainte ... [More]

Map RecordPelham (Town of), Fonthill - Pelham Town Sq

Map RecordPelham (Town of), Fonthill - Pelham Town SqFonthill Local government office responsible for: administration * support to the Mayor and Council * elections * vital statistics * lottery licences * Commissioner for Taking Affidavits and Certification of D ... [More]

Port Colborne (City of), Port Colborne - City Hall, Clerks Division

 Port Colborne (City of), Port Colborne - City Hall, Clerks DivisionPort Colborne Responsible for Council Administration; registration of births and deaths (Division Registrar); lottery and business licensing; canine control and licensing, municipal elections, and the handling of r ... [More]

Map RecordReal Estate Council of Ontario

Map RecordReal Estate Council of OntarioEtobicoke Central Regulatory body * sets standards for certification and licensing * investigates complaints about real estates agents and brokers

Map RecordRetirement Homes Regulatory Authority

Map RecordRetirement Homes Regulatory AuthorityToronto Downtown Central Regulatory agency licenses retirement homes in Ontario * maintains public register of retirement homes * information and referral * educates retirement homes, consumers and the public about the Retire ... [More]

Map RecordService Canada, Fort Erie Scheduled Outreach Site

Map RecordService Canada, Fort Erie Scheduled Outreach SiteFort Erie One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services * Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insura ... [More]

Map RecordService Canada, Grimsby Scheduled Outreach Site

Map RecordService Canada, Grimsby Scheduled Outreach SiteGrimsby One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services * Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insura ... [More]

Map RecordService Canada, Niagara Falls Service Centre

Map RecordService Canada, Niagara Falls Service CentreNiagara Falls One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services * Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insura ... [More]

Map RecordService Canada, Port Colborne Scheduled Outreach Site

Map RecordService Canada, Port Colborne Scheduled Outreach SitePort Colborne One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services * Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insura ... [More]

Map RecordService Canada, St Catharines Service Centre

Map RecordService Canada, St Catharines Service CentreSt Catharines One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services * Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insura ... [More]

Map RecordService Canada, Welland Service Centre

Map RecordService Canada, Welland Service CentreWelland One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services * Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insura ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Fonthill

Map RecordServiceOntario, FonthillFonthill Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (change information on Enhanced Driver's Licence and Downgrade an Enhanced Driver's Licence to a regular Driver's ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Fort Erie

Map RecordServiceOntario, Fort ErieFort Erie Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Grimsby

Map RecordServiceOntario, GrimsbyGrimsby Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Niagara Falls

Map RecordServiceOntario, Niagara FallsNiagara Falls Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Niagara-on-the-Lake

Map RecordServiceOntario, Niagara-on-the-LakeNiagara-on-the-Lake Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Port Colborne

Map RecordServiceOntario, Port ColbornePort Colborne Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits* Off-Road Vehicle ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Smithville

Map RecordServiceOntario, SmithvilleSmithville Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines - Church St, Land Registry Offices North and South

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines - Church St, Land Registry Offices North and SouthSt Catharines Registers, stores and manages documents such as titles, deeds, mortgages, and other land documents.

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines - St Paul St, Ontario Health Insurance Plan Services

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines - St Paul St, Ontario Health Insurance Plan ServicesSt Catharines An Ontario health card entitles a resident of Ontario to a wide range of medically necessary health care services paid by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP). Most benefits are covered across Can ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines - St Paul St

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines - St Paul StSt Catharines Provides access to a range of government services: Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Licence plates and renewal of licence plate stickers * transfers of ownership * applicati ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines West - Scott St

Map RecordServiceOntario, St Catharines West - Scott StSt Catharines Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (informations and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicle Permi ... [More]

Map RecordServiceOntario, Welland

Map RecordServiceOntario, WellandWelland Drivers' licence renewal, replacement, information change * Enhanced driver's licences (information changes and Enhanced Driver's Licence downgrades) * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ... [More]

Map RecordSt Catharines (City of), St Catharines - City Hall, Legal and Clerk Services

Map RecordSt Catharines (City of), St Catharines - City Hall, Legal and Clerk ServicesSt Catharines Provides legal advice to City Council, the Chief Administrative Officer and other City officials * prepares all proposed by-laws, agreements and contracts for the Corporation, and represents the City ... [More]

Map RecordTen Thousand Villages, Port Colborne

Map RecordTen Thousand Villages, Port ColbornePort Colborne A not for profit, fair trade organization, selling hand-crafted items, coffee, food and chocolate from developing countries to provide steady income and education and medical care.

Map RecordTen Thousand Villages, Niagara-on-the-Lake

Map RecordTen Thousand Villages, Niagara-on-the-LakeNiagara-on-the-Lake Creates opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing products and stories to Canadian markets through long-term, fair trading relationships. Offers fair trade food, je ... [More]

Map RecordUniversity of Toronto, Comparative Education Service

Map RecordUniversity of Toronto, Comparative Education ServiceToronto Downtown Central Assesses international academic qualifications and evaluates equivalence to Canadian education system * assessment reports are used for immigration, employment, admission to some community colleges, o ... [More]

Map RecordWelland (City of), Welland - City Hall, By-Law Enforcement

Map RecordWelland (City of), Welland - City Hall, By-Law EnforcementWelland Responsible for the enforcement of the City of Welland’s by-laws. Also takes care of Business Licensing. Staff responds primarily to complaints relating to violations of City By-laws including parking ... [More]

Map RecordWelland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre

Map RecordWelland Heritage Council and Multicultural CentreWelland * Emergency shelter for refugees and immigrants (completely furnished apartments) * Needs assessment and Information and referral to community and social services * Help filling out government forms i ... [More]

Map RecordWest Lincoln (Township of), Smithville - Township of West Lincoln Municipal Office

Map RecordWest Lincoln (Township of), Smithville - Township of West Lincoln Municipal OfficeSmithville Provides standard local government services, including: PLANNING DEPARTMENT: Site Plan Control, Part Lot Control, registered Plans of Subdivision, Committee of Adjustment, Minor Variances, Application ... [More]