The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Ontario Pension Benefits Act (PBA) and its supporting regulations. The PBA sets minimum legal standards for registered pension plans in Ontario.

Generally, members of registered pension plans who work in Ontario are covered by the PBA and regulations, unless they work in federally regulated industries such as banking, telecommunications, or airline transportation. Pension plans in those industries are covered by federal law and regulated by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions.

FSRA's responsibilities relating to pension plans include:

FSRA works with national and international pension regulators and associations to conduct research and share information and data.

FSRA is a member of the Canadian Association of Pension Supervisory Authorities (CAPSA) – a national inter-jurisdictional association of pension regulators that develops practical solutions to help coordinate and harmonize the work of pension regulators across Canada.

As a member of CAPSA, FSRA is able to participate in other regulatory forums, such as: