Request to transfer government records to Library and Archives Canada

For help with this form, contact the Liaison Centre: bac.centredeliaison-liaisoncentre.lac@canada.ca

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Please note that it is not possible to save this form with the intent of completing it later.

Contact information


Please be advised that once LAC approves the transfer, you must undertake the following two steps:


1) Courier the material to LAC
2) Email the tracking number from the courier company to LAC

The shipping location and email address will be provided upon approval of your request.

Please provide the pick-up address (where the records will be picked up) for this transfer.

Details about the records proposed for transfer


Please specify in the finding aid which containers or files contain portable storage media.
Please fill out the Digital Transfer Assessment Form and attach it to this request.
If you need a template click here

List of records proposed for transfer


No transfer will be considered without a detailed list (Finding Aid).
Please specify in the finding aid which containers or files have been reviewed and opened by ATIP.
Please prepare the Finding Aid and attach it to this request. If you need a template click here.

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