Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP)


The mandate of the ATIP office at Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) is to administer the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act, and to ensure VAC is in compliance with legislative and policy requirements. Key activities include:

  • Processing requests under both Acts;
  • Providing advice to anyone seeking information under VAC’s control;
  • Promoting awareness of both Acts;
  • Preparing annual reports to Parliament;
  • Monitoring departmental compliance with both Acts;

Accessing Information - Where do I start?

How to Submit a Formal Access to Information or Privacy Request

Definitions of Dispositions


Completed Access to Information Requests

Annual Reports

Privacy Impact Assessments

Info Source

Find out more about access to information in the federal government

Contact Us

If you have any questions pertaining to the Access to Information Act and/or the Privacy Act, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Access to Information and Privacy
Veterans Affairs Canada
PO Box 7700
Charlottetown, PE C1A 8M9

Access to Information and Privacy:
1-877-566-8609 (Toll-free)
If you reside in Charlottetown, PE: 902-370-4852

Fax: 1-902-368-0496

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