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Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council

Ministry
Government and Consumer Services
URL
www.omvic.on.ca
Address
65 OVERLEA BLVD, SUITE 300
TORONTO
M4H1P1
Phone
(416) 226-4500
Fax
(416) 226-3208
Background
Safety and Consumer Statutes Administration Act, 1996, S.O. 1996, c. 19, s. 3-8 (opens a new window)
Motor Vehicle Dealers Act, 2002, S.O. 2002, c. 30, Sched. B (opens a new window)
Function

The Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council (OMVIC) is a not-for-profit corporation that administers designated provisions of the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act, 2002 and its regulations with the purpose of protecting the public interest and ensuring a fair, safe and informed marketplace. The board of directors supervises the management of the business affairs of OMVIC. The board of directors also appoints individuals to serve on the board of the Motor Vehicle Dealers Compensation Fund. OMVIC regulates motor vehicle dealers and salespersons in the province.

Membership

OMVIC is governed by a board composed of 12 members. The Minister appoints three directors. OMVIC also has a nine member Compensation Fund Board of Trustees. The minister appoints three members to the Board of Trustees.

Term

Ministerial appointed Directors are appointed at pleasure. It is within the Minister's discretion to determine the length and number of terms of an appointed Director.

Meetings
The board of directors usually meets nine times per year. The board of directors may appoint a day or days in any month or months for regular meetings of the board of directors.
Remuneration
Appointees are paid by the Board.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Chair (Part-Time) VIRGINIA WEST
08-Jun-2021 - 15-Jun-2022
toronto
2. Member (Part-Time) JULIUS SURASKI
16-Jun-2020 - 31-May-2022
toronto
3. Member (Part-Time) MARY ANN LAMB
16-Jun-2020 - 31-May-2022
kanata
4. Member (Part-Time)
5. Director (Part-Time) ROD JACKSON
16-Feb-2019 - 15-Feb-2022
barrie
6. Director (Part-Time) VIRGINIA WEST
08-Jun-2021 - 07-Jun-2023
toronto
7. Director (Part-Time) PATRICIA PERKINS
17-Jun-2021 - 16-Jun-2023
whitby