Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy (FOIP)
The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP) is provincial legislation put in place to allow any person the right of access to records and personal information, subject to some exceptions, and to control the manner in which information is collected, utilized, and disclosed.
Submitting a FOIP Request
If you would like to make a request for information under the FOIP Act, please submit a completed FOIP Request Form to the Town of Taber's FOIP coordinator via fax to 403-223-5530 or by mail at:
A-4900 50 St.
Taber, AB T1G 1T1
Written & Oral Requests
You may also write a letter to the address listed above indicating that you are making the request under the FOIP. A FOIP request must be made in writing. However, an oral request will be accepted if you are unable to make a written request.
While there is no charge to obtain your personal information, there may be charges for photocopying. If you are making a request for general information, fees may be charged.
Scope of the FOIP Act
If you are not sure if your request falls under the FOIP Act, please do not hesitate to contact the Town of Taber's FOIP coordinator at 403-223-5500 x 5519.
For more information regarding the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, visit the Service Alberta website.