Central Paid Duty Office

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Central Paid Duty Office

40 College Street, Toronto, ON , M5G 2J3
Phone: 416-808-7880
Fax: 416-808-5042


Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
08:00 to 20:00
Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays
10:00 to 17:00


Paid duty requests MUST be received by the Central Paid Duty Office 5 DAYS PRIOR to date of event.

A copy of the appropriate permit MUST be submitted (if permit is required) with each paid duty request. Incomplete paperwork will not be processed.

Paid Duty requests/paperwork received after 17:00 hours will be processed on the next business day.

Payment must be received in full as stated in the Terms of Agreement.

Scheduling a Paid Duty

Off-duty police officers are available for hire to provide police presence for a range of functions:

  • Traffic control;
  • Funeral Escorts;
  • Escorts for wide/oversized loads;
  • Film Shoots;
  • Security at Sporting Events/Concerts, Weddings/Banquets, Community and School Events.

Prohibited Functions

The following are the prohibited functions for which a paid duty will NOT be performed:

  • On behalf of an employer or union in relation to a labour dispute;
  • At a function likely to promote a confrontation between participating groups, including, but not limited to annual general meetings, Hearings, Termination of employee(s) by an employer, protests and get belongings; and/or;
  • As a body guard service.

Restricted Functions

The following types of paid duties will not generally be performed:

  • Escort or security of money;
  • Escort or security of valuables;
  • Paid duties in plainclothes; and
  • Events for political parties or politicians.
In extraordinary circumstances, please forward your request to Central Paid Duty Office.