Western Economic Diversification Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada

Common menu bar links

User Fees, Regulatory Charges and External Fees

Reporting on the User Fees Act

General and Financial Information by Fee

General Information
Fee name Fees for the processing requests filed under the Access to Information Act
Fee type Other products and services
Fee-setting authority Access to Information Act
Year introduced 1985
Year last amended 1992
Performance standard A response is provided within 30 days following receipt of request; the response time may be extended pursuant to section 9 of the Access to Information Act.
Performance results

Western Economic Diversification Canada received only two new requests, and carried forwarded one request from 2014-2015. The Department responded within 30 days on one request.

*The remaining two requests were completed within 31 to 70 days.

Other information Under the Access to Information Act, fees under $25 may be waived when deemed to be in the public interest. Fees waived during 2015–16 were $19.

* Includes cases where a Notice of Extension is sent to the requester within 30 days of receipt of the request.

Financial Information, 2015–16 (dollars)
Forecast revenue Actual revenue Full cost





Financial Information, 2016–17, 2017–18 and 2018–19 (dollars)
Planning year Forecast revenue Estimated full cost
2016–17 250 250
2017–18 250 250
2018–19 250 250