Reviewing access to information

Reviewing access to information

Open, transparent and trustworthy information for Canadians in a digital world

About the review

Review timeline

  • March 2021

    •  Launch of public engagement

  • May 2021

    •  Launch event

  • Spring-Summer 2021

    •  Workshops and roundtables on the three streams of the review

    •  Continued engagement with Indigenous groups and representatives

    •  Continued engagement with federal institutions

 Full timeline

Why a review

Learn more about the review of access to information.

The review process

Find out more about the review process.

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About access to information

Access to information in the federal government

Learn more about Canada’s access to information regime.

How Bill C-58 changed the Access to Information Act

Find out about the most recent changes to the Act.

How access to information requests work

Find out more about the steps of an access to information request.

How proactive publication works

Find out more about the steps to publish government information online.

COVID-19 impact on requests

Read about out how the government is addressing the impact of COVID-19 on access to information operations.


Learn more about access to information and open government.

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