Access to Information Requests

We help citizens get information and records from the Canadian Government

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What we do?

We can help you navigate Canada's complex access to information system.

  • Our Fees

    Our fees are fair and transparent, and our service is simple and confidential.

  • Our Experience

    We are Canadian lawyers and have significant experience in access and privacy requests.

  • Our Technology

    We use technology to reduce your costs and the time you wait for records.

Not sure how to unlock Government Information?

We have the experience and we know the law inside out, we can help you get the information you are looking for.

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How It Works?

Make an access to information request in the simplest way

1. Tell us what you want

Explain in your own words what records you are looking for.

2. We refine your request

We refine your search based on the law and best practices.

3. Submit your request

We submit your request to the government.

4. Regular updates

We update you on a regular basis, with updates at all major milestones.

5. Timely delivery

Tell us how you want to receive the records.

6. Give us your feedback

Let us know if you got what you were looking for.


Our Fees are fair and transparent

We also keep it simple.

Our Fee

Contact us for a confidential quote for your project

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About us

We pry the lid off Government Information!

David Nurse - Lawyer

David Nurse has been practicing law in Canada for over 18 years. He is currently Counsel with the firm McInnes Cooper

David has helped clients navigate the Access to Information (ATI) process, and acted as an advocate and lobbyist. He has learned how to effectively act across sectors – bridging the gaps that often exist between organizations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.

If your work requires you to navigate government or work across sectors, David can help.

David and his family live in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia.

Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know before you make your request to access Government Information.

Will my request be confidential


Is there a chance my request will be rejected?

Yes, a number of laws allow government to withhold certain information. We will explain the exemptions to you before finalizing your request.

How do I pay?

Payment arrangements will be made with our office during our first phone call.

Can I request more than one?

Yes, prices are per request, and you can make multiple requests.

How long does it usually take?

Government is obligated to respond to most requests within 30 days.

Looking for Canadian Government Information but not sure where to start?

That's why we are here, we pry the lid off Government Information!

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Contact Us

The process starts here, tell us what it is you are looking for.

What is your request?

Give us as much information as we can, we will get back to you within 24 hours.

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