What are the requirements of a valid Freedom Of Information (FOI) request?

Government institutions across Canada generally have an obligation to respond to requests for information so long as the requests satisfy certain formal requirements.  A well-formed FOI request will legally compel a response from government; in contrast, a request that does not comply with the formal requirements is normally regarded as an informal inquiry, which doesContinue reading “What are the requirements of a valid Freedom Of Information (FOI) request?”