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REQUESTS TO BE SENT TO THE TERMINOLOGY UNIT

  • Equivalents for official government names and their abbreviations (including acronyms) not found on the ONTERM website. Official government names include the following:

    • Names of ministries and their organizational units (divisions, branches, sections, units)

    • Names of agencies, boards, commissions, councils, committees, working groups, task forces, panels and teams

    • Names of government plans, programs, projects, strategies, initiatives, public policies, funds, grants, taxes and tax credits

    • Position titles and police ranks

    • Names of government administrative regions

    • Names of awards, distinctions, fellowships and scholarships

    • Names of contests, campaigns and slogans*

    • Names of specialized services and squads

    • Names of IT systems, applications, networks, databases, Internet sites, IT and online tools

    • Names of provincial highways a​nd government buildings

    • Names of special or commemorative events, conferences and exhibits

  • ​Equivalents for organization charts

  • Equivalents for standard Ontario government signage

  • Equivalents for business cards and letterheads

  • Titles of OPS corporate directives, operating policies and guidelines

NOTE: The Terminology Unit does not provide document titles, except for the titles of OPS corporate directives, operating policies and guidelines.

* A minimum of one business day is required for the translation of slogans.

Contact Info
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Phone: 416 327-2723
Website: www.ontario.ca/terminology