Consultations

Have Your Say

Share your insights, perspectives and feedback on policies being developed by the Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority. We are committed to engaging stakeholders through public consultations as an important way of ensuring transparency, efficiency and effectiveness of program delivery and policy development.

Current Consultations

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Amended Blue Box Program Plan

The Authority and Stewardship Ontario are in the process of  developing a proposal for an amended Blue Box Program Plan.

Upcoming Consultations

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WEEE Program Wind Up

The government has directed Ontario Electronic Stewardship to wind up the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Program by June 30, 2020.

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MHSW Program Wind Up

The government has directed Stewardship Ontario to wind up the Municipal Hazardous or Special Waste Program by December 31, 2020.

Past Consultations

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General Fee Policy & Tire Fees Proposal

Following the consultation period, the Authority is now in the process of reviewing feedback and finalizing the General Fee Setting Policy, Fee Setting Methodology and Tire Fees.

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Used Tires Program Wind-Up

The government has directed the Ontario Tire Stewardship to wind up the Used Tires Program by December 31, 2018.

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Our Principles for Public Consultations

INCLUSIVENESS AND OPENNESS
Engage broadly with a wide variety of stakeholders, provide clear and understandable information, and make the consultation process accessible, comprehensible and responsive.

TIMELINESS
Engage stakeholders early before decisions are made and provide regular opportunities for engagement on key program and policy matters.

ACCESSIBLE AND COST EFFECTIVE
Consider a variety of tools and methods to gather feedback that promote efficient and cost-effective consultations

BALANCE
Provide opportunities for diverse perspectives and opinions to be heard and considered.

TRANSPARENT
Record feedback, report back summary to stakeholders and synthesize feedback into programs and policies as appropriate.

EVALUATION
Demonstrate the impact of public consultations on program delivery and policy development.