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Subject: New Household and High Need Income Limits for the Housing Services Act, 2011

SHB - unchecked box Legislation/Regulation                                                                                          Release 12-07
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The Minister has approved amendments to Ontario Regulation 370/11 under the Housing Services Act, 2011 to update household income and high need income limit information. The new amounts are based on information provided by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation as required under the Social Housing Agreement.

The updated regulation has been filed and is available at
http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/english/elaws_regs_110370_e.htm (English) and
http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/french/elaws_regs_110370_f.htm (French).


Service Manager’s Responsibility
Please update all information to reflect the new household income and high need limits in your jurisdiction.

The new limits come into effect January 1, 2013.

Should you have any questions, please contact Sean Court, Manager, Social Housing Unit by telephone 416-585-7228, or by facsimile 416-585-7607 or e-mail sean.court@ontario.ca.

Melissa Thomson
Director, Housing Policy