2021 Memberships Are Now Due
Your 2021 OAPSO Membership is now due. Please ensure that you apply for or renew your membership as soon as possible so that you can take advantage of membership rates on training through OAPSO and so you can vote at the AGM.
Please click the button below to download the 2021 membership application form for payment by mail and cheque.
If you would prefer to renew your OAPSO Individual, Venerable, Associate, or Corporate Membership online, please read and follow the instructions below.
Purchase or Renew a 2021 Individual, Venerable, Associate, or Corporate Membership Online!
You can now purchase or your OAPSO Individual, Venerable, Associate, or Corporate Memberships online.
To purchase or renew an Individual, Venerable, or Associate membership, please complete the online form and payment using MasterCard, Visa, or other credit cards.
To purchase or renew a Corporate Membership online, please scroll to the bottom of this page for the Corporate Membership online form and complete the form and payment using MasterCard, Visa, or other credit cards. Please note that online Corporate Memberships are currently only available for municipalities with a population of 250,000 residents or less.
Please note that the online forms found below are not supported by some versions of Internet Explorer.
For any questions related to Online Membership purchases or renewals, please contact Director Jennifer Therkelsen.
Important Note: You must have your membership in good standing in order to vote at the Annual General Meeting.
Advantages of Membership:
With representation from over 225 Ontario municipalities and government agencies our membership is provided with a diverse range of experiences to draw upon.
Some additional membership advantages are:
Comprehensive training and continuing education programs
Provincially recognized certification
First hand access to new legislation
Resource networking with other members
Who can become a member?
Membership is available to any individual who is 18 years of age and who makes an application in accordance with the by-laws of the Association. There are six (6) categories of membership in our Association: Full, Associate, Honorary, Life and Corporate.
Full Membership is available to individuals who are employed by any level of Government and who are engaged in the administration or enforcement of legislation respecting property standards and are permitted to use the designation 'CPSO.' provided the Member has complied with the educational requirements.
Associate Membership is available to individuals who are employed, interested or engaged in the administration or enforcement of legislation respecting property and are permitted use of the designation 'CPSO(A)' provided the Member has complied with the educational requirements.
Honourary Membership may be granted, by the Board, as ratified by Membership to an individual, in appreciation, for outstanding service to the Association.
Life Membership may be granted, by the Board, as ratified by Membership, to a member who has rendered outstanding service to the Association.
Corporate Membership is available to employees of municipal corporations, members of active corporations carrying on business under the Canada Business Corporations Act or the Business Corporations Act (Ontario); and members of unincorporated associations approved by the Board.
Venerable Membership is available to any full or corporate member who has retired from employment as a Property Standards Officer and made written application and paid the required fees. A venerable member has all the rights and privileges of a full member and is permitted use of their achieved designation.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any changes related to the status of your membership.