The government has a duty to inform Canadians about its programs, services, policies and decisions. Advertising is one of many ways the government ensures that individuals, families and businesses have the information they need to exercise their rights and responsibilities and to make decisions about their health, safety and security.

This fact sheet, updated in 2019, includes the latest research proving that Canadians want to see advertising about government programs and services in newspapers more than any other media. Available in PDF.

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