Contravention: Individual engaging in the practice of a compulsory trade without proper qualifications, contrary to section 2 of the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009 (OCTAA).
Summary: On August 24, 2017, Ontario College of Trades inspectors conducted an inspection at an Etobicoke residence. The inspectors determined that Mario T. Romolo was installing domestic water copper pipes while he did not hold a Certificate of Qualification or a Statement of Membership in the compulsory trade of plumber (306A) that is not suspended, and while he was not an apprentice in the trade working pursuant to a registered training agreement that is not suspended.
Notice of Contravention: On September 22, 2017, a College inspector issued a Notice of Contravention to Mario T. Romolo of North York, setting out an administrative penalty of $250. Mr. Romolo had no other OCTAA Notices of Contravention issued to him in the three years preceding the date of the current notice.