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How to file an access to information request

The Access to Information Act allows individuals and groups to access information held by federal government bodies, but preparing an Access to Information (ATI) request and the follow-up process can be confusing. This guide simplifies the process and helps people get useful and informative results.

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BC Civil Liberties Association
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self-help & forms
access to information act, privacy, federal government