Ontario Regulation 188/07 made under the Safe Drinking Water Act, 2002 was filed on May 4, 2007. This Regulation requires the owners of the municipal drinking-water systems listed in the Schedule to the Regulation to apply for a drinking-water works permit and a municipal drinking-water licence under Section 33 of the Safe Drinking Water Act, 2002. Operational plans for the drinking-water systems are also required to be filed with the Director on the prescribed date. The applicable date for the submission of operational plans for a large number of the GTA municipalities is January 1, 2009.