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filed June 14, 2021 under Provincial Offences Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.33

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ontario regulation 472/21

made under the

Provincial Offences Act

Made: May 27, 2021
Filed: June 14, 2021
Published on e-Laws: June 15, 2021
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: July 3, 2021

Defective Certificate of Offence

1. For the purposes of subsections 9 (2) and (5) of the Act, a certificate of offence is defective if,

(a)  the offence notice or summons was not served on the defendant in accordance with subsection 3 (3) of the Act;

(b)  the certificate of offence was not filed in accordance with section 4 of the Act; or

(c)  the certificate of offence does not indicate,

(i)  the name and signature of the person certifying the certificate,

(ii)  the defendant’s name and either the defendant’s address or date of birth,

(iii)  a description of the alleged offence, including reference to the provision of the statute, regulation or by-law in respect of which the offence is alleged to have occurred,

(iv)  the location, including the municipality, where the offence is alleged to have occurred,

(v)  the date, including the year, on which the offence is alleged to have occurred, and

(vi)  the amount of the applicable set fine under the Act or under the Contraventions Act (Canada), as the case may be.


2. This Regulation comes into force on the later of the day subsection 1 (1) of Schedule 39 to the Protect, Support and Recover from COVID-19 Act (Budget Measures), 2020 comes into force and the day this Regulation is filed.

Made by:
Pris par :

Le procureur général,

Doug Downey

Attorney General

Date made: May 27, 2021
Pris le : 27 mai 2021