Using the Adobe Acrobat Reader 

The Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to read documents in .pdf format. The Reader is available free of charge from the Adobe WWW site.

Note:   If the Adobe download site is not accessible to you, use the accessible page on the Adobe site. If the accessibility of PDF is a concern, you can have the file converted to HTML or ASCII text by using one of the access services provide by Adobe.

Downloading the Reader

Connect to the Adobe WWW site.

Step 1:  

Choose the  language version and platform version (Windows XP, Windows NT, Mac, Linux, etc.) you need from the drop-down  lists.

Step 2: 

Printing a .pdf document

Saving a .pdf document

NOTE: Once a document has been opened in the Reader by clicking on a link on the Finance Canada WWW site, it cannot be saved to a local drive.