Eligibility Review

The Eligibility Review Officer (ERO) is responsible for reviewing eligibility when a complaint is received or fraud is suspected. Where fraud has been confirmed, the Eligibility Review Officer may recommend to forward the case to the Brockville Police Department or Ontario Provincial Police for criminal charges.

In instances where the decision is made to proceed with legal action, the Eligibility Review Officer works with the Crown Prosecutor's office and represents the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville in Court.

If you have information and would like to report an allegation of Ontario Works Fraud, please call our toll free number: 1-800-394-7867.