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Ontario Making it Easier to Volunteer

Solicitor General Jones announced the government is eliminating the cost of of Criminal Record Checks and Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Checks for volunteers of all ages looking to give their time and skills to the causes they care about.

Beginning on April 1st, amendments to the Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015 will remove fees for two types of police record checks and allow volunteers to receive up to 5 copies of these police record checks for free, making it easier to apply to multiple volunteering positions.

News Release:

English:https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/1001888/ontario-making-it-easier-to-volunteer

French: https://news.ontario.ca/fr/release/1001888/lontario-facilite-le-benevolat