New fact sheet available on government advertising and newspapers

Public notice is vital.  Open and transparent communication from the government is vital and the proper dissemination of public notices assures that the public is informed about important changes that could impact their lives. The government has a duty to inform Canadians about its programs, services, policies and decisions as well as ensure access to information by ALL Canadians.

News Media Canada research confirms that Canadians want to see government advertising in newspapers as well as the fact that more than eight out of ten Canadians are readers of newspaper content across printed and digital platforms. Download your copy of this new fact sheet that addresses public notices, social media and trust and readership in Canadian newspapers.