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Recent News Releases

Amendments to Ontario’s Construction Lien Act

Posted on 2/14/2018
In May 2017, the Ontario government introduced changes to the Ontario Construction Lien Act

CCPPP Statement on the Launch of Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge

Posted on 11/24/2017
CCPPP enthusiastically salutes the Government of Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge. This is an exciting initiative that will allow Canadian communities to take a global leadership role in this first digital century.

Québec Economic Update Increases Targeted Expenditures & Maintains Infrastructure Spending

Posted on 11/22/2017
Québec’s Economic Update noted significant improvement in the province's economy since the March 2017 Budget and reaffirmed the government’s commitment to infrastructure investments.

Manitoba Throne Speech Highlights Infrastructure Investments & P3s

Posted on 11/22/2017
Manitoba's Speech from the Throne included references to strategic infrastructure investments, public-private partnerships (P3s) and a new social impact bond program.

News Release - CCPPP Statement on CIB Board Appointments

Posted on 11/16/2017
CCPPP congratulates the inaugural members of the Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) board of directors. Today’s announcement is an important step that reinforces the historic commitment the federal government has made to infrastructure development.

Ontario Fall Economic Outlook Outlines Growth and Infrastructure Spending

Posted on 11/15/2017
Ontario’s 2017 Fall Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review projects improved economic growth in the next three years and highlighted several key infrastructure investment areas.

News Release - Public-Private Partnerships are not Privatization

Posted on 11/8/2017
CCPPP is kicking off its 25th Annual Conference at the Sheraton Center Hotel in downtown Toronto on Monday morning. The two day event will focus on smart, innovative, modern approaches to delivering infrastructure.

News Release - CCPPP Names Bert Clark 2017 Champion Award Recipient

Posted on 11/3/2017
CCPPP is pleased to announce that Bert Clark, President and CEO, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario is the recipient of the Council’s 2017 Champion Award.

News Release - CCPPP Statement on PPP Canada

Posted on 11/3/2017
PPP Canada has been instrumental in developing a P3 approach which has contributed to Canada’s global best-in-class reputation. Among other things, PPP Canada has provided foundational support in the form of guidance and expertise.

News Release - CCPPP Announces 20th Annual National Awards Recipients

Posted on 11/2/2017
CCPPP is pleased to announce the recipients of the CCPPP 20th Annual National Awards for Innovation and Excellence in P3s.

Recent Research

67% of Canadians Are Supportive of Public-Private Partnerships

Two out of three Canadians surveyed by Nanos Research support governments using public-private partnerships (P3s) to build infrastructure across the country. Sixty-seven per cent told the pollster they would support or somewhat support the use of P3 to design, build, finance, maintain, and in some cases, operate these new public facilities.

Creating An Effective Canadian Infrastructure Bank

This report commissioned by the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO) provides an important starting point for discussions on establishing a Canadian Infrastructure Bank. It analyzes potential structures and outlines the benefits that a federal infrastructure bank could provide.

Report: P3 Approach Superior to Traditional Procurement

A report by the Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management compared the P3 approach to traditional procurement and found the P3 approach to be "generally superior" because it "brings to bear specialized expertise, due diligence and accountability mechanisms that are not possible to replicate in the political environment in which public sector managers work.

Opinion Research Finds Canadians' Support P3s

CCPPP released two summary reports of public opinion research completed in 2015 by Nanos Research. Focus group research conducted in seven cities reinforced that Canadians understand and are supportive of P3 projects. Across all sectors and all cities, there was support for P3s and when probed about specific projects in their communities, support was almost universal.

What the world can learn from Canada's P3 record

Report: What the World Can Learn from Canada's P3 Record

A white paper released today by Service Works Global (SWG) in collaboration with CCPPP identifies the key factors that have made Canada a global leader in public-private partnerships, including: a stable pipeline; efficient procurement; a diverse market for project finance; and a supportive political environment.

What the world can learn from Canada's P3 record

News Release - Public-Private Partnerships Generate Over $51 Billion for Canadian Economy

Public-private partnerships (P3s) are major contributors to Canada’s economy, generating $51.2 billion in direct economic output and 290,680 direct full-time equivalent jobs between 2003 and 2012. With the public sector facing aging infrastructure, population growth and budget constraints, P3s are bringing together the expertise of both the private and public sector to expand the number and scale of infrastructure investments for public benefit.


Justin Trudeau at 2014 Conference

In November 2014, federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau offered his thoughts to our P3 2014 conference delegates on Canada’s infrastructure needs.



Justin Trudeau à la conférence de 2014

En novembre 2014, le chef du parti libéral Justin Trudeau a fait part de ses réflexions à nos délégués de la conférence de 2014 sur les P3 concernant les besoins en infrastructure du Canada.