Northern Ontario Boundary Map

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Welcome to an interactive service boundary map for Ontario's northern regions. This map was created in partnership with Northern Policy Institute and the North Superior Workforce Planning Board - your Local Employment Planning Council. You can use this mapping tool in several different ways.

1.  Explore existing boundaries by adding or removing layers of displayable content.

2.  Obtain information on various organizations by clicking the map areas to view information on the various organizations, service providers, and boundaries.

3. Visualize boundaries in Northern Ontario for use in projects, papers and presentations.


Please click here to view the user guide for this map


Please click here to view a larger version of the map



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DISCLAIMER: The Northern Ontario Boundary Map is for reference purposes only. Northern Policy Institute and the North Superior Workforce Planning Board  assume no responsibility or liability for the information contained therein or if information is used for other than its intended purposes.This map is a representation of collected source data. While every effort has been has been made to ensure the accuracy of the map, it is ultimately dependent upon the source data, and no warranty is given that the information on this map is free from error or omission. Northern Policy Institute and the North Superior Workforce Planning Board assume no responsibility for any loss or damage alleged to be suffered by anyone as a result of the publication of this map and the notations on it. Reproduction or alteration of this data is not authorized without prior consent. Northern Policy Institute and the North Superior Workforce Planning Board assume no responsibility for or liability for modified data.

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About Northern Policy Institute (NPI):
Northern Policy Institute is Northern Ontario’s independent think tank. We perform research, collect and disseminate evidence, and identify policy opportunities to support the growth of sustainable Northern communities. Our operations are located in Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, and Sudbury. We seek to enhance Northern Ontario’s capacity to take the lead position on socio-economic policy that impacts Northern Ontario, Ontario, and Canada as a whole.
About the Local Employment Planning Council (LEPC):
LEPC in Thunder Bay is a pilot project led by the North Superior Workforce Planning Board (NSWPB) with the support of Northern Policy Institute (NPI) as data and research partner. The LEPC uses community consultation, research, and evidence-based practices to spur innovation in workforce development in our region.
About the North Superior Workforce Planning Board (NSWPB):
The North Superior Workforce Planning Board (NSWPB) is one of twenty-six Workforce Planning zones across Ontario, mandated through the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to identify, assess and prioritize the skills and knowledge needs of community, employers and individual participants/learners in the local labour market through a collaborative, local labour market planning process.