Freedom of Information Canada

Freedom Of Information Requests More Costly, Less Informative: Report

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2016 | Canada Politics

"There's significant work required to ensure that access to information rights remain meaningful and effective in Nova Scotia."

Tories Reject Calls To Close Transparency 'Loopholes'

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government has rejected calls to reform the Access to Information Act as part of a new openness plan.The final version of th...

Lukaszuk Defends FOIP Memo

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Dave Hancock said Wednesday he sees nothing wrong with an internal government-wide memo directing political appointees to g...

Did Government Interfere With FOIP Requests?

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Jobs Minister Thomas Lukaszuk denied Tuesday that as deputy premier he orchestrated government-wide interference in the freedom of ...

Is B.C. Government Recording Everything It Should?

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - On a Tuesday morning last November, British Columbia Premier Christy Clark and Alberta Premier Alison Redford emerged from a meeting to an...

Poor Freedom Of Information Ranking? Harper Government Isn't Buying It

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government is dismissing a report that ranks it 55th in the world for upholding freedom of information, saying it has a sterling r...