Ontario Pay and File
Use this service to securely make payments to the Ontario government.
To serve our clients better, we are making improvements to Ontario Pay and File.
Ontario Pay and File will be unavailable from 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 8, 2022. Regular service will resume at 7:00 a.m. (EDT) on Tuesday, October 11, 2022.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
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About Ontario Pay and File
Ontario Pay and File is a simple and secure online service for you to make payments to the Ontario government.
You can make a payment using this service if you have a received an invoice or statement that includes a mail insert promoting this payment option.
We will continue to improve this service, including expanding the list of programs you can make payments for. In Fall 2022, we will launch a feature that will enable you to submit documents to the Ontario government.
For the best online experience read about our technical requirements. Adobe PDF is required to view, print and save your receipt.
Once you are on the Ontario Pay and File page, before you can make a payment you will need to:
- accept the terms and conditions
- choose Government of Ontario Invoice from programs drop-down menu
Information you will need
You will need to provide account information, including either:
- your customer number, transaction ID and invoice number
- your customer number and transaction ID
- your customer number, customer site number, and invoice number
You can find this information on the Remittance Advice form you received in the mail with your invoice or statement.
To use Ontario Pay and File you do not need to:
- create an account
- use a password
You will have to re-enter your invoice and payment information for every new session or if you leave your current session. Sessions will timeout after 30 minutes of inactivity and the information already entered will not be saved.
To make secure online payments up to $5,000 you can use a:
- Visa credit card
- Visa debit card
- Mastercard credit card
- Mastercard debit card
You can use only one card type per transaction and all payments must be in Canadian dollars. Ontario Pay and File uses a secure third-party payment provider to process your payment.
After you complete your payment
You will be presented with a payment receipt. You should print, download or email your receipt for future reference. Adobe PDF is required to view, print and save your receipt.
For general inquiries about Ontario Pay and File, call Ontario Pay and File:
Customer service hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.