User Fees and Regulatory Charges (User Fees Act)
User Fee: Fees charged for processing access requests filed under the Access to Information Act (ATIA)
Fee Type: Other products and services (O)
Fee-setting Authority: ATIA
Date Last Modified: 1992
Performance Standards: Response provided within 30 days following receipt of request; the response time may be extended pursuant to section 9 of the ATIA. Notice of extension is to be sent within 30 days after receipt of request.
Performance Results: The Department was able to respond within 30 days or less in 81 per cent of completed cases.* The remaining requests were completed within 31 to 120 days.
*A Notice of Extension is sent to the requester within 30 days of receipt of request
|2013-14 ($)||Planning Years ($)|
|Forecast Revenue||Actual Revenue||Full Cost||Fiscal Year||Forecast Revenue||Estimated Full Cost|
Other Information: Under the Access to Information Act, fees under $25.00 may be waived when deemed to be in the public interest, or other amounts, such as reproduction costs. Fees waived during 2013–14 represented $160.20.
Internal Audits and Evaluations
Internal Audits Table
Internal Audits (current reporting period)
|Name of internal audit||Internal audit type||Status||Completion date|
|Information Management and Privacy||Governance||Completed||April 2014|
|Travel and Hospitality||Assurance/Compliance||Delayed||March 2015|