2013 Policy Convention

The Ontario PC Party will be holding its 2013 Policy Conference and Special General Meeting at the London Convention Centre on September 20 – 22, 2013. 

Join Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak, the PC Caucus, candidates and provincial Party members to discuss and vote on various policy ideas, constitutional amendments - and take part in important training sessions.

To attend the convention as a voting delegate you must be a Party member in good standing and be elected as a delegate or alternate at your local riding’s Delegate Selection Meeting, (DSM). 

We look forward to seeing you in London!

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
The Ontario PC Party has made arrangements with preferred hotel properties in downtown London in an effort to provide attendees with the lowest hotel rates.

Please contact the hotels listed below to make reservations. We encourage you to book early.

Hilton London Hotel
The Hilton is our host hotel and is directly connected to the London Convention Centre.

300 King Street 
London, N6B 1S2

Room Rate - $139 per night
Call 519-439-1661 and mention group code ‘PCP'

Holiday Inn Express & Suites London Downtown
374 Dundas Street
London, N6B 1V7

Room Rate - $109 per night
Call 1-877-553-9992 
Click here to reserve online

Delta London Armouries
325 Dundas Street
London, N6B 1T9

Room Rate - $139 per night
(519) 679-6111
Click here to reserve online

 
MILLER'S KIDS CONVENTION
 
Make the 2012 AGM a family event! Children aged 3yrs to 12 yrs are encouraged to sign up to spend the weekend with other PC youngsters at Miller’s Kids Convention.  There will be arts and crafts, story time, and dress up areas. For the older children there will be board games, drama activities and a movie night.
Miller's Kids Convention will be open at the London Hilton during the following hours:
 
·         Friday, September 20th  - 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
·         Saturday, September 21st  - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
·         Sunday, September 22nd  - 8:30am to 12:30pm
 
All snacks and meals will be provided during these times.

DELEGATE SELECTION MEETINGS
All 107 ridings are required to hold Delegate Selection Meetings, (DSMs) by Saturday, September 7th, 2013. Local ridings must provide notice to members at least 15 days prior to the DSM.

Each riding can send up to 16 delegates and 8 alternates. Delegates and alternates should be equally divided between men and women whenever possible. Each riding may also send 5 delegates and 5 alternate delegates, under the age of 30, democratically elected by the membership of a recognized riding youth association or by the membership of the Riding Association.

Click here to contact your local Riding President.

Click here to find your local DSM.

REGISTRATION FEES
Fees for the 2013 Policy Conference have been approved by the PC Ontario Fund and the Executive of the Ontario PC Party. Registration fees are intended to cover the costs associated with running the convention.

 

by August 17, 2013

on or after August 18, 2013

Delegate or Alternate

$329

$379

Youth Delegate or Alternate

$99

$129

Saturday Dinner Only

$75

$75

Non-Member Observer

$1000

$1000

 

TRANSPORTATION
London International Airport is served by Air Canada, United and Westjet. You can also travel to London by ground using VIA Rail or Greyhound.

LONDON CONVENTION CENTRE
The London Convention Centre is located in the heart of downtown London just 15km from the London International Airport, three blocks from the VIA Rail Station and Greyhound Bus Terminal, and minutes from the 401 at:

300 York Street
London, N6B 1P8
Telephone: 519-661-6200
Toll-free: 1-800-203-1992
londoncc.com

Click here to view the convention centre’s floor plan.

 

PARKING
Paid parking is available at the following locations - prices are subject to change:

Location

Price

Delta London Armouries

$12 daily flat rate

Hilton London Hotel

$12 daily flat rate

Holiday Inn Express & Suites London Downtown

$11 daily flat rate

IMPARK (east end of Convention Centre)

 

$7.00 Daily 6am-5pm

$5.00 Evening 5pm-3am

$12.00 Full Day 6am-3am

IMPARK

(across from Convention Centre)

 

$1.50 each 30 minutes or less

$6.00 maximum: 5am-6pm

Thurs-Sat flat rate: $6.00: 5pm-6am

IMPARK (across from the Hilton)

 

$2.00 each 30 minutes or less

$7.00 maximum: 5am-6pm

Thurs-Sat flat rate: $6.00: 5pm-6am

IMPARK (in Citi Plaza)

$13 daily flat rate

London Convention Centre

$10.00 daily flat rate