The Public Accounts presents the government’s financial statements and gives a picture of how finances were managed over the last fiscal year (April 1 to March 31).

The Auditor General reviews the Public Accounts before it is released and gives an opinion on whether Ontario is following independently established accounting standards.

Public Accounts are made up of:

  • an annual report
  • consolidated financial statements
  • supplementary information

It is typically released in the fall of the following fiscal year.

Annual report

The annual report is a high-level summary. It includes financial statements and analysis, as well as achievements for the fiscal year.

Read the annual report (2022–23)

Download data from the annual report on the government’s five-year trends for:

Consolidated financial statements

These statements compare government revenues to its expenses (the cost of providing programs and services and financing debt). The result is the annual surplus or deficit. These statements also include the budget plan and last year’s numbers for comparison.

Read the consolidated financial statements (2022–23)

Ministry Statements and Schedules

Ministry Statements and Schedules contains ministry statements, detailed schedules of debt and other items. This document details where government revenue comes from, including taxes, non-tax revenue and income from government business enterprises, alongside the expenses of ministries.

Read Ministry Statements and Schedules (2022–23)

Ministry spending





Children, Community and Social Services





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Long-Term Care


Colleges and Universities


Indigenous Affairs




Solicitor General


Labour, Training and Skills Development


Attorney General


Government and Consumer Services


Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries


Municipal Affairs and Housing


Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry


Treasury Board Secretariat


Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade




Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs


Environment, Conservation and Parks


Seniors and Accessibility


Office of the Assembly


Office of the Chief Electoral Officer


Citizenship and Multiculturalism


Cabinet Office


Office of the Auditor General


Ombudsman Ontario


Francophone Affairs


Office of the Premier


Office of the Lieutenant Governor


Detailed Schedules of Payments

Detailed Schedules of Payment contains the transfer payments made by ministries to recipients that are not a part of the Government of Ontario, such as hospitals, community agencies and schools. It also includes payments to vendors for goods and services, such as third-party staffing agencies, consultants and telecom providers.

Read Detailed Schedules of Payments (2022–23)

Financial statements of government organizations and business enterprises 2022–23

Find the individual financial statements of government organizations (including hospitals, colleges and school boards), trusts under administration (such as the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board), businesses and other organizations on their websites.

Access listing of organizations (2022–23)