O. Reg. 103/14: DETERMINATION OF GEARED-TO-INCOME RENT UNDER SECTION 50 OF THE ACT

Link to law: http://www.ontario.ca/laws/regulation/r14103
Published: 2014-04-09

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ONTARIO REGULATION 103/14

made under the

HOUSING SERVICES ACT, 2011

Made: March 26, 2014
Filed: April 9, 2014
Published on e-Laws: April 9, 2014
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: April 26, 2014


Amending O. Reg. 298/01

(DETERMINATION OF GEARED-TO-INCOME RENT UNDER SECTION 50 OF THE ACT)

1. Subsection 51 (6) of Ontario Regulation 298/01 is revoked and the following substituted:

(6) For the purposes of subsections (3), (4) and (5), a unit shall be considered to be located in a region of Ontario described in Schedule 1 if the unit is located in a municipality or district that is included in the description of the region as set out in that Schedule.

2. Table 3 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Benefit unit size (number of individuals)

Rent attributable to benefit unit (monthly)

Non-benefit income limit (monthly)

2

$191

$791


and substituting,

Column 1

Benefit unit size (number of individuals)

Column 2

Rent attributable to benefit unit (monthly)

Amount in dollars

Column 3

Non-benefit income limit (monthly)

Amount in dollars

2

191

791


3. Table 4 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Benefit unit size (number of individuals)

Rent attributable to benefit unit (monthly)

Non-benefit income limit (monthly)

1

$85

$360


and substituting,

Column 1

Benefit unit size (number of individuals)

Column 2

Rent attributable to benefit unit (monthly)

Amount in dollars

Column 3

Non-benefit income limit (monthly)

Amount in dollars

1

85

360


4. Table 5 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Benefit unit size (number of individuals)

Rent attributable to benefit unit (monthly)

Non-benefit income limit (monthly)

1

$109

$440


and substituting,

Column 1

Benefit unit size (number of individuals)

Column 2

Rent attributable to benefit unit (monthly)

Amount in dollars

Column 3

Non-benefit income limit (monthly)

Amount in dollars

1

109

440


5. Table 6 of the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

TABLE 6
STANDARD EXTRA CHARGES

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Service or Utility

Column 3

Hostel bed or bachelor or one-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

Column 4

Two-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

Column 5

Three-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

Column 6

Four or more-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

1.

Electricity, other than,

(a) electricity provided for heating the unit,
(b) electricity provided for heating the water supplied to the unit,
(c) electricity provided as power for cooking facilities in the unit, or

(d) electricity provided as power to operate a clothes dryer in the unit.

24

34

39

41

2.

Power for cooking facilities in the unit.

6

9

11

12

3.

Laundry facilities, other than coin-operated laundry facilities, in the housing project.

6

9

11

13

4.

Power to operate a clothes dryer in the unit.

6

9

11

13

5.

A washing machine, other than a coin-operated washing machine, in the unit.

2

2

2

2

6.

A clothes dryer, other than a coin-operated clothes dryer, in the unit.

2

2

2

2


6. Table 7 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

 

 

Type of Unit

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

Item

Service or Utility

Bachelor or one-bedroom unit

Two-bedroom unit

Three-bedroom unit

Four or more- bedroom unit

1.

Oil used to operate a hot water heater, where the household does not pay a rental fee for the heater

$28

$34

$39

$47


and substituting,

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Service or Utility

Column 3

Bachelor or one-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

Column 4

Two-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

Column 5

Three-bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

Colum 6

Four or more- bedroom unit

Amount in dollars

1.

Oil used to operate a hot water heater, where the household does not pay a rental fee for the heater

28

34

39

47


7. Table 8 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

 

 

Region of Ontario

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

Item

Type of Unit

Southern

Central

Northeastern

Northern

1.

Apartment — Bachelor or one bedroom

$49

$55

$56

$67


and substituting,

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Type of Unit

Column 3

Southern Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 4

Central Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 5

Northeastern Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 6

Northern Ontario

Amount in dollars

1.

Apartment — Bachelor or one bedroom

49

55

56

67


8. Table 9 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

 

 

Region of Ontario

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

Item

Type of Unit

Southern

Central

Northeastern

Northern

1.

Apartment — Bachelor or one bedroom

$21

$31

$32

$40


and substituting,

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Type of Unit

Column 3

Southern Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 4

Central Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 5

Northeastern Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 6

Northern Ontario

Amount in dollars

1.

Apartment — Bachelor or one bedroom

21

31

32

40


9. Table 10 of the Regulation is amended by striking out,

 

 

Region of Ontario

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

Item

Type of Unit

Southern

Central

Northeastern

Northern

1.

Apartment — Bachelor or one bedroom

$40

$45

$46

$55


and substituting,

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Type of Unit

Column 3

Southern Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 4

Central Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 5

Northeastern Ontario

Amount in dollars

Column 6

Northern Ontario

Amount in dollars

1.

Apartment — Bachelor or one bedroom

40

45

46

55


10. Table 11 of the Regulation is revoked.

11. The Regulation is amended by adding the following Schedule:

SCHEDULE 1
MUNICIPALITIES AND DISTRICTS COMPRISING REGIONS

Southern Ontario

1. The region of Southern Ontario is comprised of the following municipalities:

1. City of Hamilton.

2. City of Toronto.

3. County of Brant.

4. County of Elgin.

5. County of Essex.

6. County of Haldimand.

7. County of Kent.

8. County of Lambton.

9. County of Norfolk.

10. Regional Municipality of Halton.

11. Regional Municipality of Niagara.

12. Regional Municipality of Peel.

Central Ontario

2. The region of Central Ontario is comprised of the following municipalities:

1. County of Bruce.

2. County of Frontenac.

3. County of Grey.

4. County of Hastings.

5. County of Huron.

6. United Counties of Leeds and Grenville.

7. County of Lennox and Addington.

8. County of Middlesex.

9. County of Northumberland.

10. County of Oxford.

11. County of Perth.

12. County of Prince Edward.

13. The following portions of Simcoe County:

i. City of Barrie.

ii. Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury.

iii. Town of Essa.

iv. Town of Innisfil.

v. Town of New Tecumseth.

vi. Township of Adjala-Tosorontio.

14. United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry.

15. County of Wellington.

16. Regional Municipality of Durham.

17. Regional Municipality of Waterloo.

18. Regional Municipality of York.

Northeastern Ontario

3. The region of Northeastern Ontario is comprised of the following municipalities and districts:

1. City of Kawartha Lakes.

2. City of Ottawa.

3. County of Dufferin.

4. County of Haliburton.

5. County of Lanark.

6. County of Peterborough.

7. United Counties of Prescott and Russell.

8. County of Renfrew.

9. The following portions of Simcoe County:

i. City of Orillia.

ii. Town of Collingwood.

iii. Town of Midland.

iv. Town of Penetanguishene.

v. Town of Wasaga Beach.

vi. Township of Clearview.

vii. Township of Oro-Medonte.

viii. Township of Ramara.

ix Township of Severn.

x. Township of Springwater.

xi. Township of Tay.

xii. Township of Tiny.

10. District of Algoma.

11. District of Manitoulin.

12. District of Muskoka.

13. District of Parry Sound.

14. Town of Espanola (in the District of Sudbury).

Northern Ontario

4. The region of Northern Ontario is comprised of the following districts:

1. District of Cochrane.

2. District of Kenora.

3. District of Nipissing.

4. District of Rainy River.

5. District of Sudbury (except Town of Espanola).

6. District of Thunder Bay.

7. District of Timiskaming.

Commencement

12. This Regulation comes into force on the later of July 1, 2014 and the day it is filed.

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