Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP) Online Request
**Please note that the Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP) Online Request service will be unavailable April 13, 2021, from 1:30 AM EDT to 5:00 AM EDT, in order to perform system maintenance.
Welcome to the ATIP Online Request
To be eligible to make a request under the Access to Information Act or the Privacy Act, you must be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada or an individual or corporation currently present in Canada.
COVID 19 - Delays in Processing your Request
The Government of Canada's Access to Information and Privacy Offices' currently have a reduced operational capacity due to exceptional measures put in place to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As a result, there will be delays in responding to requests submitted under the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act during this period. Departments will continue to make every reasonable effort to respond to requests, in accordance with the current operational realities. Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding during this period.
Did you know?
New Access to Information and Privacy request service!
The Government of Canada has launched a new service to submit ATIP online. This service helps you search all 265 institutions, find the right one and even look through past requests.
Go to the ATIP Online Request Service to start your ATIP online request with the new Government of Canada service.
Please note: Some Federal Departments have not yet transferred to the new ATIP Online Request Service, including Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). This is the complete list of institutions still using this website. To submit an application on this site for one of these departments, please press Next below.
Which departments are presently accepting ATIP requests online?
What do I need to submit a request online?
What can I expect from the online tool?
What happens if I submit my request to the wrong department?
Did you know that your request for corporate records may have already been released?
For further guidance, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
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Date Modified: 2021-01-06_08:46:14