Bc Foi Requests

Staggering Decline In B.C. Freedom Of Information Responses

Vincent Gogolek | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Vincent Gogolek

Our data published by the Chief Information Officer of B.C. reveal that the FOI situation in this province has gotten significantly worse over the last decade. It seems that thousands of those pesky records have simply disappeared. The figures beg an obvious question: what happened? What brought on this staggering decline in the government's ability to find records in response to FOI requests?