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February 18, 2021 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 36: Ontario Moved Back To Colour-Coded Restrictions

The Ontario government have begun to phase regions back into the province’s colour-coded reopening framework and effective as of February 16, 2021, there will be a number of regions exiting the stay-at-home order. Toronto, Peel Region, York Region and North Bay Parry Sound are set to remain under …

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January 29, 2021 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 35: Ontario Extends Emergency Orders

The Ontario government, has extended its second emergency order currently in force under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act.

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January 15, 2021 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 34: Stay-At-Home Order For Ontario As State Of Emergency Is Declared

In response to the new COVID-19 modelling data released this week and the imminent threat to the health care system, the Ontario Government has declared a second provincial emergency under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act.

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December 29, 2020 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 33: Back To The Future - Ontario Returns To Province Lockdown

Effective 12:01am Saturday, December 26th 2020, Ontario entered a province-wide lockdown to minimise the transmission of COVID-19 and to prevent hospitals from becoming overwhelmed. All Public Health Regions were moved into the “Grey Zone” of the five-zone system put in place by the Ontario Government.

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December 15, 2020 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 32: Ontario Enforces Tougher Restrictions On Regions

What zone is my Region in? (Correct as of Monday, December 14, 2020)

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December 10, 2020 - By Victor Yee

With All Due Respect To The Auditor General... Democracy Is Messy, Managers Should Be Paid More, Leveling the Playing Field Means Awarding Costs to Either Side, and the Silent Majority of Condos Are Doing OK

On Monday December 7th 2020, the Auditor General of Ontario (the “AUDG”) released her annual reports for 2020, one of which focused on condominium corporations in this province.

The AUDG’s report on condominium oversight in Ontario included a number of pointed – and in our view, …

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December 1, 2020 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 31: Should Visitors Be Restricted?

Whether visitors should be permitted in condominiums in Ontario depends on two variables:

Where you are in Ontario; and Subject to where you are, what type of visitor you are to the condominium. …

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November 27, 2020 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 30: Toronto And Peel Region Returning To Lockdown

Effective as of 12:01 a.m. Monday, November 23rd 2020, Toronto and Peel Region have returned to lockdown until at least December 21st 2020. The new restrictions have raised questions by many condominium corporations as to the impact it will have on the operation of business.

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November 24, 2020 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 29: COVID-19 Restrictions In Ontario

Updated on November 23, 2020

An outline of Ontario’s new tiered/zoned system:

Green Zone - Prevent (standard measures) – restrictions reflect the broadest allowance of activities in Stage 3; the highest risk settings remained closed. This stage focuses on education and awareness of public health and workplace safety measures. …

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October 13, 2020 - By Elia Associates

COVID-19 Bulletin No. 28: Return To A "Modified" Stage 2

Effective Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., these targeted measures are being implemented in Ottawa, Peel, and Toronto as a result of their higher than average rates of transmission. Measures under a modified Stage 2 include:

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