Ontario. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Site: Toronto - 5775 Yonge St

Service: Ontario Health Insurance Plan

Contact Information
Office Phone ServiceOntario: 416-314-5518
Toll Free Phone ServiceOntario: 1-866-532-3161
TTY Phone ServiceOntario: 1-800-387-5559
Website www.ontario.ca/page/apply-ohip-and-get-health-card
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - MHLTC
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Publicly-funded health insurance program open to residents of Ontario * hospital and physician services are paid directly by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Services and Programs:
  • OHIP Fraud
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Applicants must satisfy the following conditions:
  • be a Canadian citizen, an Indigenous person, a permanent resident or a newcomer who is eligible as per the Ontario Health Insurance Act 
  • be physically in Ontario for 153 days in a 12 month period 
  • be physically in Ontario for at least 153 days of the first 183 days following the establishment of residency in the province 
  • have Ontario as primary place of residence
Application Visit local ServiceOntario office
Languages English ; French
Fees Publicly covered services are paid directly
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Social Assistance
Service Categories Provincial/Territorial Health Insurance

Agency Overview


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