Report on fees 2017-2018

Message from the Chair and Chief Executive Officer

On behalf of the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA), I am pleased to present the 2017 to 2018 Report on Fees.

This report as been prepared as required by the Service Fees Act which has received royal assent on June 22, 2017, thereby repealing the User Fees Act.

Scott Streiner
Chair and Chief Executive Officer

General fees information

The tables that follow provide information on each category of fees, including:

  • the name of the fee category;
  • the date that the fee (or fee category) was introduced and last amended (if applicable);
  • service standards;
  • performance results against these standards; and,
  • financial information regarding total costs, total revenues and remissions.

General and financial information by fee category

General information

Fee category Fees for processing requests filed under the Access to Information Act
Fee-setting authority Access to Information Act
Year introduced 1983
Year last amended 2018
Service 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 Statutory deadlines were met 100% of the time.
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 2017 to 2018 totalled $105.

Financial information (dollars)

2016 to 2017 
2017 to 2018
2017 to 2018
CostFootnote 1
2017 to 2018 
RemissionsFootnote 2
$75Footnote 3 $100Footnote 4 $64,972Footnote 5 Not applicable.

Fees under the Agency’s authority

Fee amounts for 2017 to 2018, 2019 to 2020, and a future fiscal year, as applicable (dollars)

Name of fee 2017 to 2018
Fee amount
2019 to 2020
Adjusted fee amountFootnote 6
Future fee amount and fiscal yearFootnote 7
Not applicable. Not applicable. Not applicable. Not applicable.
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