Submissions and studies

The Competition Bureau assumes an advocacy role by actively promoting competition in the marketplace. These activities include making interventions and representations before federal and provincial boards, commissions and tribunals, and encouraging and facilitating voluntary compliance with the Act.

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2008

The views of the Competition Bureau with regard to issues affecting the current state of competition in Ontario between optometrists (regulated by the College of Optometrists of Ontario) and opticians (regulated by the College of Opticians of Ontario).

Submission to Health Professions Regulatory Advisory Council

Letter to Ontario Minister of the Environment on the proposed Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Plan

Bureau comments on Manitoba's new regulation on dental hygiene

Submission to the Competition Policy Review Panel

2007

Telecom Public Notice CRTC 2006-14 — Framework for regulation of wholesale services and definition of essential service

Proposed Order to Vary Telecom Decision CRTC 2006-15 — Forbearance from the regulation of retail local exchange services

The Competition Bureau has published the letter it sent to the Paralegal Standing Committee (Ontario) regarding paralegal regulation by the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Letter sent to Ontario regarding proposed changes to legislation and regulations governing dental hygienists.

  • January 18, 2007
    Reform of Dental Hygiene Legislation

* For other letters please refer to 2006 for Alberta and New Brunswick, and 2005 for Nova Scotia

2006

Letters sent to Alberta and New Brunswick regarding proposed changes to legislation and regulations governing dental hygienists.

  • January 19, 2006
    Health Professions Act: Dental Hygienists
  • January 27, 2006
    Dental Hygiene Act, 2005

* For other letters please refer to 2007 for Ontario, and 2005 for Nova Scotia

2005

Comments of the Commissioner of Competition — Telecommunications Policy Review

Telecom Public Notice CRTC 2005-2 — Forbearance from Regulation of Local Exchange Services

Letter sent to Nova Scotia regarding proposed changes to legislation and regulations governing dental hygienists.

* For other letters please refer to 2007 for Ontario, and 2006 for Ontario and New Brunswick

2003

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