This page will help you get an information request started under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The Act applies to all Ontario municipalities, including the City of Burlington and its boards and commissions.
Under the Act:
The Act also describes very limited and specific circumstances where information may need to be withheld from release.
Please follow this process to request information from the city:
At the Service Burlington counter
City Hall, 426 Brant St., Burlington, ON
Accepting cash, cheque, debit and credit cards
Records and Information Coordinator
426 Brant St., P.O. Box 5013
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Accepting cheque only
Requests cannot be initiated until the $5 fee is received. Cheques are to be made payable to "City of Burlington."
Requests will be completed within 30 calendar days.
If you have any questions about Freedom of Information at the City of Burlington, please contact our Records and Information Coordinator at 905-335-7600, ext. 7701.