User Fees Reporting

User Fees and Regulatory Charges(User Fees Act)

User Fee: Access to Information Act Requests

Fee Type: Regulatory (R)

Fee-Setting Authority: Access to information Act

Date Last Modified: (DD-MM-YYYY) No modification has been made to the fee structure since the Access to Information Act has been promulgated

Performance Standards: The Access to information Act stipulates that requests must be answered within 30 days, unless time extensions are warranted as per section 9 of the Act. The performance standard for Correctional Service Canada is that a response to Access to Information Act requests be responded to within the legislated time frames, including extensions where warranted.

Performance Results: In fiscal year 2012-13, CSC received 785 formal access requests and had 97 requests outstanding from fiscal year 2011-12 for a total of 882 requests. There were 83 requests processed past the legislated timeframe. The compliance rate for fiscal year 2012-13 was 89%.

($ thousands)
2012–13 Planning Years
Forecast Revenue Actual Revenue Full Cost Fiscal Year Forecast Revenue Estimated
Full Cost
5.0 5.4 895.1 2013-14 6.0 1,250
2014-15 6.5 1,250
2015-16 7.0 1,250

User Fee Totals

($ thousands)
  2012-13 Planning Years
Forecast Revenue Actual Revenue Full Cost Fiscal Year Forecast Revenue Estimated Full Cost
Subtotal Regulatory 5.0 5.4 895.1 2013-14 6.0 1,250
2014-15 6.5 1,250
2015-16 7.0 1,250
Subtotal Other Products and Services N/A N/A N/A 2013-14 N/A N/A
2014-15 N/A N/A
2015-16 N/A N/A
Total 5.0 5.4 895.1 2013-14 6.0 1,250
2014-15 6.5 1,250
2015-16 7.0 1,250