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  • Can a bailiff repossess my things or evict me?

    FAQ
    In some cases, a bailiff can repossess your things or evict you if you can’t pay a debt. In Ontario, bailiffs are regulated under the Bailiff’s Act.    Bailiffs: are hired to repossess or seize property or evict commercial tenants are not  government  emp
  • Can condo corporations hand out fines?

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    The Condominium Act does not allow a condo corporation to “fine” a unit owner. But keep in mind that a “fine” is not the same as the recovery of costs against a unit owner. A condo corporation may be entitled to recover costs against a unit owner dependin
  • Can a condo property manager enter my unit without notice?

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    It is possible in some cases. If there is an emergency, like a fire, management may be able to enter a unit immediately or without notice. Check your condominium’s declaration, by-laws and rules. Normally, a representative of a corporation may enter a uni
  • What should I do if my condo doesn’t respond to a repairs work order?

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    Contact your condo manager or the board of directors to clarify who is responsible for any repair and maintenance that’s needed. Responsibility for maintenance and repairs can vary from one condominium property to another. If you have insurance for your u
  • Can I withhold my condo fees until urgent repairs are carried out in my unit?

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    Generally, unit owners have to pay their condo fees even if they have a claim or dispute with the condo corporation. If they do not pay, the corporation can register a certificate of lien against a unit. This lien can be enforced, if necessary, by selling
  • How do I change my bank account information with OSAP?

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    The National Student Loans Service Centre (NSLSC) Toolbox has the information you need to change your banking information. If you are currently in school, use the Bank Account Change Request form If your loans are in repayment status, use the Pre-Authoriz
  • How do I become an authorized wildlife rehabilitator?

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    You need to pass the Ontario Wildlife Rehabilitation Exam. Your local Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry district office or the regional wildlife specialist at your regional office can help you arrange an examination date and location. They will a
  • Do I need a fishing licence to fish in a pond that is connected to a river or lake on my property, and do closed seasons apply?

    FAQ
    Yes, because water flows out of your pond into natural waters. You need a licence to fish and the fishing seasons apply. Get a fishing licence More information: open seasons and fish sanctuaries
  • Can I dump my bait bucket into the lake?

    FAQ
    It’s illegal to empty your bait bucket, drain the water or release live baitfish into a lake, river or other waters. Instead, you must: drain your bucket onshore (30 metres from the water) freeze the excess minnows for another day catch your own bait from
  • Can I bait my hook with eggs from the fish I catch?

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    You may strip fish roe (eggs) from your catch as long as: you catch the fish legally you do not discard or waste the fish after taking the roe You may: use fish roe anywhere organic bait is permitted  share fish roe with other anglers NOT sell, trade or b