C-51 Education and Outreach Resources

against Bill C-51


Outreach Resources

Sign a petition


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You can also circulate a print petition in your community or at a local event

Load www.StopC51.ca on your phone or tablet and hand it around.

OR, download this Print Petition and collect signatures in your community or at a local event. (PDF)

Check out our Step by Step guide for collecting petition signatures! 

Completed petitions can be returned to: OpenMedia, 1424 Commercial Drive, PO BOX 21674, Vancouver, BC V5L 5G3. You can also scan your completed petition and email it to petitions@openmedia.ca

The Senate will be voting soon on this reckless Bill - speak out right now using our new tool:

Check out our crowdsourced Privacy Action Plan to roll back C-51 and restore our privacy rights - and send it to decision-makers

Consider supporting these powerful Joint Letters against Bill C-51:


Business Leaders speak out about Bill C-51

Principled conservatives and libertarians against Bill C-51


Download and share this Primer on what Bill C-51 will mean for all of us (PDF)

Use these simple tools to tell your MP that you'll remember where they stand on C-51 on election day in October


Use this tool to Call Your MP  

Call your MP

Send a letter to your MP about reckless Bill C-51

Use this easy-to-use tool to submit a letter to your local paper

Check out this fantastic infographic from Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

[Click here to download the full version of the infographic from CJFE's website]

Change your Facebook and Twitter profile avatars 

Add this easy-to-use Twibbon to your profile:

To #StopC51

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Embed the StopC51.ca Petition on your website or blog using this code

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<script id="web_widget_iframe_abd39668494e612d924b7e41ccfe98ab" src="https://stopc51.ca/sites/all/modules/contrib/web_widgets/iframe/web_widgets_iframe.js"></script>

Embed the petition




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Sample Facebook Posts


To encourage people to join the over 200,000 Canadians speaking out, please share this URL:



It’s time for Canadians to educate themselves and their MPs about the threats Bill C-51 poses. Join one of the largest campaigns in Canadian history at https://stopc51.ca/?src=fba and learn how can get the word out on this reckless, dangerous, and ineffective legislation #StopC51

Educate everyone about the government’s secret police Bill C-51 – including your MP – at https://stop51.ca/?src=fba

The more Canadians find out about what’s in this bill, the less they like it - that’s why public opinion is swinging so rapidly against it. Everyone has a part to play in spreading the word. Tell your friends, colleagues, everyone you know about how Bill C-51 will impact our daily lives at https://stopc51.ca/?src=fba


To spread the word on our C-51 campaign, share: https://stopc51.ca/?src=fba


The government just can't get enough of spying on Canadians. Tell him we've had enough of their secret police bill C-51 at https://stopc51.ca/?src=fba #StopC51

The more Canadians find out about what’s in Bill C-51, the less they like it – that’s why public opinion is swinging so rapidly against it. Learn more about this ‘secret police’ bill and help us fight back at: https://stopc51.ca/?src=fba #StopC51




Sample Tweets

To spread the word about our campaign to Stop C-51, Tweet these:​

We're getting thousands of Canadians to tweet against secret police #BillC51 http://ow.ly/L5SIf  #RejectFear #cdnpoli

We're running out of time to #StopC51 - here's an easy way you can help #RejectFear http://ow.ly/L5Sjr  

.@pmharper just can't get enough #spying - tell him we've had enough of his secret police bill C-51 at http://ow.ly/JT4bF #StopC51

Secret police in Canada? Help #StopC51 http://ow.ly/JT4bF #RejectFear #cdnpoli

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