The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care sets, bills and collects ambulance fees that a member of the public may be charged after being transported to hospital by ambulance. You are responsible for an ambulance service co-payment charge of $45.00 for ambulance services rendered if the following conditions are true:

  • You are a resident of Ontario
  • You have a valid Ontario health card
  • A physician deems your ambulance service medically necessary
  • Your ambulance trip originates in Ontario and ends in Ontario
  • You cannot claim an ambulance co-payment exemption

Read more about provincial ambulance fees