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Transport-Canada UAS (Drone) proposals   Recently updated !

The deadline to respond to Transport Canada for the proposed changes to the regulations for Unmanned Aircraft Systems is fast approaching. Written comments should be sent to carrac@tc.gc.ca by October 13, 2017. For anyone who hasn’t yet read the proposals you can find them here: http://www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/20…l/reg2-eng.php Here is a very high level summary […]


WSIB Policy Framework review

The date for submissions to the proposed rate and policy changes by the WSIB is October 13th.  The proposed changes are far reaching and could be costly to Home Inspectors who have family members with their own businesses. The summary of the proposed changes can be found here: http://bit.ly/2hzJWE1 The devil […]


About us

A secure footing for the Home Inspection Profession in Ontario The Ontario Association of Certified Home Inspectors (OntarioACHI), an independent not-for-profit Ontario organisation and represents the majority of Home and Property Inspectors across Ontario (see Statistics) and serves as the voice and champion of the Home and Property Inspection profession […]


OREA stance on Home Inspections

The board and volunteers of OntarioACHI applaud the latest press release from the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA), the trade association that supports Realtors, for their stance on Home Inspections. We were especially pleased to see that Tim Hudak, CEO of OREA, said “Instead of placing another demand on home […]


Insurance-claims

Insurance – Another Kick at the Can

Insurance is always an emotive item of business expenditure.   While many businesses believe they are never going to do anything wrong, mistakes can happen. In a tightening financial marketplace, some individuals will also attempt to take advantage of service providers, choosing to sue at the least excuse to try to […]


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OntarioACHI Campus Approved Training

The Accreditation committee has been working with a number of training suppliers to secure Continued Educational Training for our members. In order to speed up confirmation of whether training is approved to be used as CEU credits towards the ongoing maintenance of your CCHI designation look for the following logo. […]


Hopefully you didn’t notice

Your Association’s connection to you Since 2012, we have been providing our members with a number of services on the Internet.  Development of these services has been carried out mainly by volunteers in the Association with support from our technology sponsor eComSecSol Consultancy Inc. Once the platforms were built, we […]


Happy Canada Day!

Did You Know? Canada’s confederation was on July 1st, 1867 and it took 22 years for it to be declared a statutory Holiday.  Strangely enough it took another 28 years, (until July 1st, 1917) 50 years AFTER confederation for it to be actively Celebrated across Canada.   Up until then most […]

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It’s your profile!

Your profile is important to you in many ways. Every member in OntarioACHI has the ability to manage their own profiles.   While it may seem tedious to have to do this, there are reasons why we’ve chosen this route for you. When your profile is incomplete, any public searches made […]