Government Responsibilities

Government Responsibilities

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Municipality is one of four levels of government providing services for residents. Local government services are funded primarily by property taxes, user fees or other non-tax revenue.

The Municipality also receives fundin​g from the Provincial and Federal governments.

Learn about property taxes and review the Municipality's annual budget.

Who does what?

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Provincial Government

Province of Ontario's

  • Administration of Justice
  • Culture and Tourism
  • Education
  • Highways
  • Hospitals
  • Natural Resources and Environment
  • Prisons
  • Property and Civil Rights in Ontario
  • Social Services

 The provincial legislature also has power over all municipal institutions in the province. There are 444 municipalities in Ontario.

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Federal Government

Government of Canada's

  • Census
  • Citizenship
  • Copyright
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment Insurance
  • Foreign Policy
  • Money and Banking
  • National Defense
  • Post Office
  • Regulation of Trade and Commerce



Member of Provincial Parliament - Chatham-Kent-Leamington 

Trevor Jones, MPP Chatham-Kent-Leamington 

Constituency Office

115 Erie St. N. Unit B

Leamington, Ontario

Tel: 519-326-3367

Member of Parliament - Chatham-Kent-Leamington 

Dave Epp, MP Chatham-Kent-Leamington

Constituency Office

75 Erie Street South
Unit 100
Leamington, Ontario
N8H 3B2

Tel: 519-326-9655



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Phone: 519-326-5761
Fax: 519-326-2481
Email: General Information

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