Encouraging a Culture of Integrity
The Office of the Integrity Commissioner of Ontario is independent of government and works to reconcile private interests and public duties to encourage a culture of integrity among Ontario’s elected officials and public servants.
The Office has seven mandates under five pieces of legislation.
Advising MPPs on conflict of interest matters and ethical behaviour.
Providing transparency about who is talking to whom in government and about what.
public sector ethics
Advising and directing senior public servants on the Conflict of Interest Rules and political activity restrictions.
Two mandates to ensure accountability and encourage prudence in travel expense spending.
Ensuring a meaningful response when public servants make allegations of wrongdoing.
Advising and directing ministers’ staff on conflicts of interest, political activity and post-employment obligations.