Open by Default Portal

Open by Default provides access to working documents used by the Government of Canada. Most of this information is unpublished. Documents may be in draft form, and are generally available in the language in which they were created. Unless otherwise indicated, information is made available under the Open Government Licence. To obtain documents in the official language of your choice, or in an accessible format, please contact us.

16 records found
  • Open Government Metadata Application Profile

    Includes Government of Canada foundational metadata schema, overview of foundational metadada and the complete Open Government Metadata Application Profile properties with descriptions. Please note that content is available in English only.
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • DOCX
  • Data Element Profile - Hospitality - September 2016

    Provides supplemental information on Hospitality not provided in the Centralized Publishing System for Travel and Hospitality: Training Guide. Please note that content is available in English only.
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • DOCX
  • Data Element Profile - Annual Contracts

    Provides detailed guidance for all elements in the Contracts proactive disclosure template. Organizations will populate and submit these templates to publish their proactive disclosures to open.Canada.ca. Please note that content is available in English only.
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • DOCX
  • Data Element Profile - Travel Expenses - December 2016

    Provides detailed guidance for all elements in the Annual Travel Expenditures proactive disclosure template. Organizations will populate and submit these templates to publish their proactive disclosures to open.Canada.ca. Please note that content is available in English only.
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • DOCX
  • Data Element Profile - Acts of Founded Wrongdoing

    Provides detailed guidance for all elements in the Acts of Founded Wrongdoing proactive disclosure template. Organizations will populate and submit these templates to publish their proactive disclosures to open.Canada.ca. Please note that content is available in English only.
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • DOCX
  • Sample data capture template - Contracts over 10K

    This is a sample template for capturing data associated with contracts valued at over $10,000. Please note that content is available in English only.
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • XLSX
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