Site: Central Hamilton Service Counter

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-8097 * Health Card Inquiry: 1-888-376-5197 * Driver & Vehicle Inquiry: 1-800-387-3445
TTY Phone 1-800-268-7095
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Access to wide range of Ontario government services and information. Staff assistance, information and referral.

Business Registrations -- basic business registration * also Business Info Line 1-888-745-8888 Driver and Vehicle -- vehicle permits and plates * drivers licences * accessible parking permits * copies of records * product sales, including information packages on specific used vehicles

Employment -- filing of claims under Employment Standards Act, and Employment Protection for Foreign Nationals Act (Live-in Caregivers and Others) Fish and Wildlife -- fishing and hunting licences * outdoors cards (ID cards which in most cases need to accompany licences) * also Outdoors Card Centre 1-800-387-7011 Forms and Official Documents -- birth, marriage and death certificates and registration searches * find a commissioner of oaths Health -- Ontario health card registration, renewal, replacement (lost, stolen or damaged) and change of name or address * organ and tissue donor registration Photo Identification -- Ontario Photo Card provision, renewal or replacement
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Closed on public holidays
Areas Served Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Open to all
Application Drop in, with appropriate supporting documents (call ahead or see website). Many forms can also be completed and submitted online. 
Health card and new Enhanced Driver's Licence services are also available by appointment.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Fees for some transactions
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
Ellen Fairclough Bldg
119 King St W, 4th Flr
Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y7
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Intersection James St S and King St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; The accessible entrance is located at the front of the building.
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Employment / Training ; Government / Legal ; Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Consumer Protection / Complaints ; ID (Identification) ; Parking Permits for People with Disabilities ; Self Employment / Entrepreneurship ; Social Assistance
Service Categories Birth Certificates ; Business Registration/Licensing ; Death Related Records/Permits ; Disability Parking Permits ; Driver Licences ; Driving/Accident Records ; Fishing Licences ; Hunting Licences ; Identification Cards ; Labour Standards and Practices ; Marriage Certificates ; Motor Vehicle Registration ; Organ Donor Cards/Registries ; Provincial/Territorial Government Information Services ; Provincial/Territorial Health Insurance ; Title Registration/Titles

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