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Information for families on major life events and care options, including marriage, births and child care. Also includes planning resources for municipalities.
Births, deaths, marriages and care
How to get a marriage licence or certificate and how to change your name.
Learn about what to do after a loved one dies.
Register a baby under the age of 1 and apply for a birth certificate, a social insurance number and Canada child benefits.
Get a copy of an Ontario birth certificate online.
Search an online directory of licensed child care programs for infants, toddlers and preschoolers.
Learn about financial support for low-income families with children under 18 years old.
Find out about programs and services that work to break the cycle of poverty and support vulnerable families.
How to update your Ontario ID cards when you change your home address.
Information on tenant protection, housing market statistics and affordable housing.
Learn about your consumer rights when you buy a home, hire a mover, start a renovation, and more.
What to know before you buy a condo, including your rights and responsibilities as a condo owner.
Benefit and tax credit programs related to housing.
Learn more about the building code, including qualification and registration, available training, dispute resolution, recent code developments and more.
Tools that can help support local planning and economic development for municipalities.
Register, store and manage deeds, mortgages and plans of survey at 1 of Ontario's 54 Land Registry Offices.
Search infrastructure projects across the province, including new or improved roads and bridges, schools, hospitals and community centres.
The names of all 444 Ontario municipalities.
Programs and services for municipalities provided by the Government of Ontario.
Oversees social assistance in the province while providing community and developmental services for Ontarians.
Oversees the creation and maintenance of safe, strong and sustainable communities with prosperous economies and a range of housing choices.