The Internet belongs to all of us and impacts every aspect of our lives.

Advancing the Internet in Canada

At CIRA, we believe that Canadians have both the right to be informed about how the Internet develops, and a responsibility to act on it. Whether you use the Internet for work or play, you can influence the future development and direction of the Internet in Canada.

CIRA’s board of directors plays a direct role in developing strategy and policy for the .CA domain. Our work impacts everything from the security of our online interactions to the strength of our digital economy.

CIRA now, more than ever, represents Canadians – and Canadian values – online.

Read brief excerpts about each of the .CA Community Investment Program committee

Advance Canada's Internet!

By joining CIRA’s Board of Directors, you will have a direct impact on the day-to-day lives of Canadians. 

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Find out the answers to all of your board of director election questions.

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Returning Officer

The Returning Officer for the 2015 CIRA Board of Directors Election is Richard Vickers.

Any party wishing to raise an issue or concern regarding the 2015 CIRA Board Election may write to the Election Returning Officer at

82 per cent of Canadians agree that all young people should graduate from high school with basic skills to help them succeed in the digital economy, such as computer coding skills.

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