The purpose of the OMHA is to promote, encourage, govern, and organize ice hockey for the youth of the OMHA which includes:

  • Coordinating and developing minor hockey programs for all ages up to and including the Juvenile age division for players in that part of Ontario for which the OMHA is responsible
  • Protecting and serving the mutual interests of all its member
  •  Carrying out competition for championships, where appropriate
  • Recognizing the integrity of local community programs and encouraging a strong sense of community pride and participation
  • Representing the interest of its members at the Branch/OHF and National levels
  • Working with the Branch/OHF and National Associations to promote the cooperative development of hockey programs and their effective administration
  • Enhancing the positive value of programs by providing leadership and initiatives to develop players, coaches, of officials and local volunteers