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Encouraging a culture of integrity

Ontario’s Office of the Integrity Commissioner was established in 1988 to maintain high standards of ethical conduct in the Ontario Public Service. It is independent of government, striving to encourage and sustain a culture of integrity and accountability.

The Office has five key areas of responsibility:
     -MPP Integrity
     -Expenses Review
     -Ministers’ Staff Ethical Conduct
     -Ontario Public Service Disclosure of Wrongdoing
     -Lobbyists Registration

What's New

Gift Rules

The Office has prepared new resources for MPPs and Ministers' staff about the gift rules they must follow, as well as the acceptability of lobbyists offering gifts to public office holders.

   Full Guide - Gifts - MPPs                                            Ministers' Staff Gift Guidance                                       Guidance for Lobbyists - Gifts

       For MPPs                                           For Ministers' Staff                                      For Lobbyists

Annual Report

Annual Report

See the Office of the Integrity Commissioner’s 2016-2017 Annual Report here.

Lobbyists Registration  Resources

                                                                      Lobbyist Videos

Step-by-step videos are available to help lobbyists create and make changes to their registrations.

See the tutorial videos here

Submitting a new lobbyist registration or a renewal? Stay compliant and submit complete registrations with the help of Registration and Compliance Checklists.

See the checklists here

Disclosure of Wrongdoing

A form and summary of the process are available to current and former public servants looking to make a disclosure of wrongdoing.

See the form here


Office of the Integrity Commissioner

Meet the Integrity Commissioner Hon. J. David Wake and read our various publications and news releases.

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MPP Integrity

The Integrity Commissioner advises MPPs on conflict of interest and ethical behaviour in their day to day activities.

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Ministers' Staff Ethical Conduct

The Integrity Commissioner is the ethics executive for Ministers' staff and considers questions on conflict of interest rules.

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Lobbyists Registration

Search the database of paid lobbyists to learn who is lobbying whom in provincial government.

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Expenses Review

Find guidelines for submitting expenses, forms and general information about the expense review process.

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Disclosure of Wrongdoing

Learn how current and former members of the Ontario Public Service can submit a disclosure of wrongdoing.

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