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Canada. Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Ontario Area Office

Canada. Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Ontario Area Office Inspection services, quarantine programs related to food, animal health, plant protection * enforces food safety, nutritional quality standards established by Health Canada * responds to food borne il ... Ontario

Canada. Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Gatineau

Canada. Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Gatineau   Canada

Canada. Office of the Veterans Ombudsman

Canada. Office of the Veterans Ombudsman The Veterans Ombudsman is an impartial arms-length and independent officer who is directly accountable to the Minister of Veterans Affairs. As an independent voice, the Ombudsman works to ensure the f ... Canada

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre Assists anyone who feels they have been the victim of consumer fraud or identity theft by telemarketers, email, fax, phone, or businesses. Services include: * Compiling a registry of complaints for pr ... Canada ; North America ; Outside North America ; USA

College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario

College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario Provincial regulatory college for the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology * handles consumer complaints Ontario

College of Early Childhood Educators

College of Early Childhood Educators Regulates and governs Ontario’s early childhood educators * sets registration requirements, and ethical and professional standards * receives complaints, undertakes discipline process * online public ... Ontario

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Provincial medical regulatory board * investigates complaints relating to doctors' services or conduct * physician search available on website Ontario

College of Psychologists of Ontario (The)

College of Psychologists of Ontario (The) Regulates psychologists and psychological associates * investigates consumer complaints * educational materials and information for the public and professionals * directory of members available on the ... Ontario

College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario

College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario Develops professional practice standards, regulations, statutory programs, and disciplinary processes to govern psychotherapists in Ontario * maintains a public register of members Ontario

Fair Practices Commission

Fair Practices Commission Ensures fair practices at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board * receives complaints from injured workers, employers and service providers * helps to resolve concerns about alleged unfair practice ... Ontario

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada   Canada

General Insurance OmbudService

General Insurance OmbudService Provides a cost-free, independent and impartial process to resolve consumer's complaints or questions regarding claims, interpretation of policy coverage and policy processing and handling. Canada

Grey County., Owen Sound, Social Services - Children's Services

Grey County., Owen Sound, Social Services - Children's Services Department offers a variety of programs, subsidies and information for parents and supports for child care providers * provides information to a variety of licensed, commercially operated and nonprofi ... Grey County

Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario

Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario The role of the Information and Privacy Commissioner is set out in three statutes: the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Priv ... Ontario

Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments

Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments OBSI is the independent dispute resolution service for consumers with a complaint they can't resolve with their banking services or investment firm. Can only investigate complaints about firms that pa ... Canada

Ombudsman Ontario

Ombudsman Ontario Confidential investigation of public complaints about Ontario government services that could not be resolved through regular complaints procedures * includes provincial ministries, Crown corporations, ... Ontario

Ontario Energy Board, Consumer Relations

Ontario Energy Board, Consumer Relations Regulates, licenses, monitors and inspects energy industry participants including natural gas and electricity utilities * investigates potential violations and enforces regulations * regulates rates c ... Ontario

Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council

Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council 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 ... Ontario

Ontario. Ministry of Education, Toronto Region, Child Care Quality Assurance and Licensing

Ontario. Ministry of Education, Toronto Region, Child Care Quality Assurance and Licensing Licences and inspects all group child care programs including child care centres and home child care agencies * online child care finder includes licensing reports * assesses licensed programs in acco ... Ontario

Ontario. Ministry of Government and Consumer Services. Consumer Protection Ontario

Ontario. Ministry of Government and Consumer Services. Consumer Protection Ontario Public information and advice on consumer rights and responsibilities, complaints and consumer protection legislation * attempts to mediate complaints arising from regulated sectors of the marketplace ... Ontario

Ontario. Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Rental Housing Enforcement Unit

Ontario. Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Rental Housing Enforcement Unit Regulates the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in residential properties * responds to complaints about offences under the Residential Tenancies Act * investigates complaints up to ... Ontario

Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General. Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General. Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee Manages financial and/or personal affairs of persons who are mentally incapable where no one else is able to do so * makes medical treatment decisions for persons who are mentally incapable where no o ... Ontario

Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority

Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority 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 ... Ontario

Tarion Warranty Corporation, Ontario New Home Warranty Program

Tarion Warranty Corporation, Ontario New Home Warranty Program Tarion protects the rights of new home buyers and regulates new home builders of Ontario's residential building industry, being responsible for licensing all new home builders in the province and ensu ... Bruce County ; Dufferin County ; Grey County ; Simcoe County ; Toronto Downtown