Public health

ONTARIO

To be entitled to public health in Ontario, it is necessary to meet all the basic conditions and at least one supplementary condition:

Basic conditions:

1- Physical presence in Ontario for 153 days during each 12-month period

2- Physical presence in Ontario for at least 153 days out of the first 183 days immediately following the date of establishment in the province.

3- Main residence in Ontario

Supplementary conditions (meet at least 1 of these)

1- Canadian citizen, permanent resident or native person

2- Application for permanent residence sent and confirmed by Immigration Canada that:

A- You meet the admissibility requirements to make the RP request

B- Your RP request has not been rejected.

3- Presence in Ontario with a valid work permit and working full time in Ontario for an Ontarien employer for at least 6 months (your partner and dependents are also eligible for Ontario health if you are)

4- Presence in Ontario with a valid work permit under the federal government’s resident family assistance program

5- Refugees or other protected persons

6- Member of a clergy who will be in full-time ministry in Ontario for at least 6 months (partner and dependents would also be eligible)

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