How do I add content to the Open Government Portal? (draft)

In accordance with the Directive on Open Government, the Government of Canada is committed to maximizing the release of government information and data of business value to support transparency, accountability, citizen engagement, and socio-economic benefits.

This page will help you decide whether to release content, either a dataset (structured information) or an information asset (unstructured information), on

This process has 3 steps:

Step 1: Determine whether the content is of business value

1. Does the content help explain who you are? (For example, does it outline what your department or agency does, explain its constitutional and legal governance, provide a list of contacts or indicate where it is located?)

  • Yes
  • No