Freedom of Information & Privacy Act (FOIP)

An Introduction to FOIP

As of October 1, 1999, Alberta Municipalities are responsible for complying with the Province of Alberta’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP). The Town Manager 780-853-5358 is responsible for administering the provisions of this Act for the Town of Vermilion.

The FOIP Act is based on two essential principles: the right to access information and the right to privacy. The Town of Vermilion is committed to complying with the FOIP Act and supporting its principles. The town ensures residents and employees that privacy principles are adhered to for the collection, use, retention and disclosure of personal information as it applies to Town of Vermilion programs, software, operations and procedures.

Additional Information:

Access to Information RequestForm

Service Canada Link to FOIP