Ontario (Province)

Publication of Prospectus

Ontario (Province of)
12 January 2006

Publication of Prospectus

The following prospectus has been approved by the UK Listing Authority and is
available for viewing:

Prospectus Supplement dated January 12, 2006 together with the accompanying
Prospectus Supplement dated January 10, 2006 to the Prospectus dated May 21,
2003 for the Province of Ontario (Canada) in respect of US$1,000,000,000 4.75%
Bonds due January 19, 2016.

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For further information, please contact:

Irene Stich
Manager, Capital Markets Division
Province of Ontario
Ontario Financing Authority
One Dundas Street West
Suite 1400
Toronto, Ontario
Canada, M5G 1Z3


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