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Canada. Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone 1-800-267-0441, Toll free
Fax 819-994-1768
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Description and Service Details
Description (Service)
  • investigates complaints about federal institutions' handling of access requests
  • monitors federal institutions' performances under the Act
  • represents the Commissioner in court cases
  • provides legal advice on investigations and legislative matters
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Canada ; QC
Eligibility No restrictions
  • To make a formal request under the Access to Information Act, send a letter or a completed Form to the address of the government institution listed in Info Source
  • To lodge a formal complaint under the Access to Information Act, write to the address listed
  • complaints by email or phone are not accepted
Languages English; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
30 Victoria St
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1A 1H3
Physical Access Unknown
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Consumer Protection / Complaints ; Human Rights
Service Categories Federal Government Departments ~ Human Rights Issues ; Freedom of Information Requests ; Government Complaints/Government Ombudsman Offices ~ Human Rights Issues

Agency Overview

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