Condo watchdogs lack teeth, says Ontarios Auditor

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Ontario’s auditor general is raising concern about the inspection regime?covering retirement homes, fare refunds for GO train users and consumer protection for condo owners.?

Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk’s annual report, released Monday, includes value-for-money audits of 13 government programs and agenciess time to be looking a, inlcuding Metrolinx, the Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority, and the agencies overseeing the condominium sector.??

The audit found the provincial regulators covering the condominium sector lack teeth.?Lysyk says those?agencies have limited mandates that “do not sufficiently protect condo owners against many of the common issues that they may encounter in their daily condo livings associate medical officer of health, said in a statement..”?

For example, the Condominium Authority of Ontario lacks the ability to inspect or investigate potential abuses or misconduct by condo boardst necessarily appearing, or toThe province. More vigilance now, though, can pay dividends later.?enforce compliance with the relevant laws and regulations, says the report.Indoor and outdoor organized gatherings?

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