Freedom of Information
Requesting Routinely Available Information
Most of the information requested from the City of Abbotsford is available simply by visiting or phoning City Hall. To view or receive copies of any of these records, contact the department indicated in the Routinely Available Information Catalogue.
Freedom of Information Requests
A written request is required to access some records in the City's custody and control. The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOI) requires the City to provide at least partial access to most records, with a few exceptions.
To make a request:
Please complete the Request for Access to Records (FOI) Form; or
provide correspondence (letter, e-mail, etc) stating that you are making a Freedom of Information request, specifying which records you are requesting.
For additional information on the request process and to view the City of Abbotsford's General Privacy Statement, see the links below.
- Information Sheet (FOI)
- Freedom of Information Bylaw
- Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner
- General Privacy Statement
To submit a Freedom of Information request, or for further information, please contact:
City Clerk's Office
Information and Privacy Coordinator
5th Floor, Abbotsford City Hall
32315 South Fraser Way
Abbotsford, BC V2T 1W7