|Freedom of Information Request|
Information and Privacy Unit
Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act:
The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act was enacted on January 1, 1991. The purpose of the Act is two-fold:
The Act also allows individuals to make privacy complaints should they believe a member of a police service has violated their privacy rights.
Contact the Information and Privacy Commissioner's office at 416-326-3333 or 1-800-387-0073 or TTY 416-325-7539 regarding the complaint procedure or visit www.ipc.on.ca
The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
also enables individuals to correct personal information or attach a
statement of disagreement to a record held by the police. Should you
wish to exercise this right, either fill out the application form below
or contact the Belleville Police Service Freedom of Information Unit for
REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION ? ACCESS/CORRECTION
(UNDER THE MUNICIPAL FREEDOM OF INFORMATION & PROTECTION OF PRIVACY ACT)
Pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy Act (the Act), individuals can attend in person at the Belleville Police Service in order to make a request for information or correction to a record. Requests can also be submitted in writing, addressed as follows:
Information & Privacy Unit
Belleville Police Service
93 Dundas Street East
613-966-0882 extension 2208
Requests for access or correction to records must be accompanied by a $5.00 Application Fee. Cheques must be made payable to Belleville Police Service or cash accepted.
Under the Act, the institution has 30 days to respond to a request.
FOI Information Request Form