Supplementary Table: Reporting on the User Fees Act

General and Financial Information by Fee

General Information

Fee name

Fees for processing requests filed under the Access to Information Act

Fee type

Other products and services

Fee-setting authority

Access to Information Act

Year introduced

1988

Year last amended

1992

Performance standard

A response is provided within 30 days following receipt of a request; the response time may be extended under section 9 of the Access to Information Act.

Performance results

The Northern Pipeline Agency (NPA) responded within 30 days in three of the four (75%) requests. The remaining request was completed within the 31 to 60 day period.

Other information

Under the Access to Information Act, fees under $25 may be waived when deemed to be in the public interest. Fees waived during 2014–15 were $15.

Access to information-related activities for the NPA, such as the processing of requests under the Access to Information Act, are handled by Natural Resources Canada’s (NRCan) ATIP Secretariat, as per the NRCan-NPA Service Partnership Agreement.

 

Financial Information, 2014–15 (dollars)

Forecast revenue

Actual revenue

Full cost

0

5

1,000

 

Financial Information, 2015–16, 2016–17 and 2017–18 (dollars)

Planning year

Forecast revenue

Estimated full cost

2015–16

5

1,000

2016–17

5

1,000

2017–18

5

1,000