Media Advisory: FAO to release update on 2019-20 spending by the province

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                      

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TORONTO, July 27, 2020 – On Tuesday, July 28, 2020, the Financial Accountability Office of Ontario (FAO) will release its Expenditure Monitor 2019-20: Q4.

The report will provide information on spending by the Province through the end of the 2019-20 fiscal year (March 31, 2020), including changes to the 2019-20 spending plan, actual spending results compared to planned spending, and an updated budget deficit projection for 2019-20.

The report will be posted on the FAO website at 9:00 a.m.

The FAO will provide a media briefing upon request. Ontario’s Financial Accountability Officer, Peter Weltman, will be available for “on-the-record” media questions following the release of the report.

Please contact Jessica Martin at 647.527.2385 or to make arrangements

About the FAO

Established by the Financial Accountability Officer Act, 2013, the Financial Accountability Office (FAO) provides independent analysis on the state of the Province’s finances, trends in the provincial economy and related matters important to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. Visit our website at and follow us on Twitter at


For further information, please contact:
Jessica Martin | 647 527 2385 | |