Access to information

As a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or any person or corporation residing in Canada, you have the right to request access to records of government institutions subject to the Access to Information Act, including the Office of the Commissioner of Lobbying.

Make a request

To make request for records held by the Office of the Commissioner of Lobbying, you have two options.

Online

You can submit your request online through the Access to Information and Personal Information Request Service.

By mail

To make a request by mail, please fill out the Access to information request form. Once completed, mail the form and a $5 cheque or money order payable to the Receiver General of Canada, to:

Office of the Commissioner of Lobbying of Canada
410 Laurier Avenue West, 8th floor
Ottawa, Ontario  K1R 1B7

Requests are only processed after the fee is received. If you have any questions, please contact atip-aiprp@ocl-cal.gc.ca.

Completed access to information requests

Previously completed access to information requests are available free of charge. Disclosed records are in the same format as released, including language, exemptions and exclusions, under the Access to Information Act.

As of January 2017, access to information request completed by the Office of the Commissioner of Lobbying are available on the Government of Canada's open data portal. Summaries of requests processed before 2017 are listed below.

This list do not include requests that were:

  • made under the Privacy Act or consisting primarily of the requester's personal information;
  • transferred to another government institution; or
  • abandoned.

If you wish to obtain a copy of previously released records, please contact us.

2016

  • December 2016
  • November 2016 (nothing to report)
  • October 2016
  • September 2016 (nothing to report)
  • August 2016 (nothing to report)
  • July 2016 (nothing to report)
  • June 2016 (nothing to report)
  • May 2016 (nothing to report)
  • April 2016 (nothing to report)
  • March 2016
  • February 2016 (nothing to report)
  • January 2016 (nothing to report)

2015

  • December 2015 (nothing to report)
  • November 2015 (nothing to report)
  • October 2015 (nothing to report)
  • September 2015 (nothing to report)
  • August 2015 (nothing to report)
  • July 2015
  • June 2015 (nothing to report)
  • May 2015 (nothing to report)
  • April 2015 (nothing to report)
  • March 2015
  • February 2015 (nothing to report)
  • January 2015 (nothing to report)

Annual reports

Each year, government institutions report to Parliament on the administration of the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act.

Reports on the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act