R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878: GRANTS FOR PLAQUINGSkip to content
|revoked or spent May 3, 2010|
|December 31, 1990 – May 2, 2010|
Ontario Heritage Act
Loi sur le patrimoine de l’Ontario
R.R.O. 1990, REGULATION 878
GRANTS FOR PLAQUING
Historical version for the period December 31, 1990 to May 2, 2010.
This Regulation is made in English only.
1. In this Regulation,
“approved cost” means that portion of the actual cost of a project approved by the Minister and includes,
(a) the cost of a plaque or plaques,
(b) the cost of a stone cairn or cairns,
(c) cost of carving a suitable historical text or inscription on a cairn or cairns, and
(d) installation costs, including labour and materials;
“organization” means an association of persons that has as one of its purposes or objects the commemoration of subjects of historical significance and includes a syndicate, partnership, joint venture or corporation without share capital;
“project” means the construction, erection, renovation or alteration of a plaque or cairn;
“subject” means any matter, theme, incident or description and includes a person, object, place or event. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878, s. 1.
2. An organization that,
(a) proposes to erect or place a plaque or cairn to commemorate a subject of local historical interest or significance;
(b) does not receive money from any other provincial agency for the purposes referred to in clause (a);
(c) has obtained consent of the owner of the property on which the plaque or cairn is to be placed; and
(d) can guarantee the continuing care and maintenance of the plaque or cairn,
may apply for a grant in respect of a project. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878, s. 2.
3. An application for a grant in respect of a project shall be made to the Minister and shall be accompanied by a copy of the proposed inscription for the plaque, the cost of the project and such other information as the Minister may require. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878, s. 3.
4. The Minister, before approving a grant in respect of a project, shall consult with the Ontario Heritage Foundation. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878, s. 4.
5. A grant payable by the Minister in respect of a project approved by the Minister shall be the lesser of,
(a) $200; or
(b) 50 per cent of the approved cost of the project. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878, s. 5.
6. No organization is eligible to receive a grant in respect of more than one project in each year. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 878, s. 6.