Welcome to the Office of the Information Commissioner

 
 

Did you know?

Every person in Canada has the right to request access to government records – a right that is preserved through various federal, provincial and territorial laws across Canada. This right is essential to foster greater government accountability and transparency.


        
Picture of The Commissioner, Suzanne Legault

Suzanne Legault

The Commissioner

 
 

Events

FOI Friday

FOI Friday
April 22, 2016 - Ottawa, ON
Commissioner Legault to participate in FOI Friday event with the CAJ.

 
World Press Freedom Day

World Press Freedom Day
May 3, 2016 - Ottawa, ON
Commissioner Legault to give a keynote speech at the World Press Freedom Day Awards Luncheon.

 

Lodging a Complaint

Lodging a Complaint
Anyone who feels that an information request was not properly handled by a federal institution may ask the OIC to investigate the issue.
 

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