How to Submit a Formal Access to Information or Privacy Request

Submit an Online Request

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Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP) Online Request


Print and fill out the Access to Information Request Form or Personal Information Request Form. Each Access to Information request must be accompanied by the $5.00 application fee. Payment may be in the form of a cheque or money order payable to the Receiver General of Canada. There are no application fees for requests made under the Privacy Act.

Alternatively, you may submit a written request containing the following:

  • A statement that you are making a request pursuant to the Access to Information Act or the Privacy Act;
  • A description, as detailed as possible, of the records you wish to access (if necessary, consult Info Source
  • Your name, complete address, telephone number; and
  • Date and signature.

Send your request and fee (if applicable) to:

Access to Information and Privacy
Veterans Affairs Canada
PO Box 7700
Charlottetown, PE C1A 8M9

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