Administrative Burden Baseline: 2014 Baseline Count

In its Red Tape Reduction Action Plan, the Government committed to build on the efforts of the Paperwork Burden Reduction Initiative by requiring departments, through the Administrative Burden Baseline, to provide a count of the requirements in federal regulations that impose an administrative burden on business.

All federal regulations administered by Statistics Canada that have requirements that impose administrative burden on business are identified below. The total 2014 count is 157.

Administrative burden
Title of the regulation SOR Number 2014 Count
Corporations Returns Regulations 2014-13 157
Total Count 157


Philippe Marceau
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