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Canada. Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-800-267-0441
Fax 819-994-1768
Agency Information
Description (Agency) An agency in the 211 Eastern Region service area.
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Primary Executive Suzanne Legault, Information Commissioner of Canada
Funding Federal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Promotes and protects access to information rights under the Access to Information Act. 
* Investigates complaints about federal institutions’ handling of access requests 
* Monitors federal institutions’ performances under the Act and represents represent the Commissioner in court cases and provides legal advice on investigations and legislative matters
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Canada ; Gatineau
Eligibility No restrictions
Application 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 (a directory where you can find information on federal government agencies). 
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 Gatineau
Address & Map
30 Victoria St
Gatineau, QC K1A 1H3
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Intersection Laurier St and Maisonneuve Blvd
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

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