Consent to Disclose Information (Form 3): FOIPOP requests

If you’re applying to access a government record, you need to submit Form 3: Consent to Disclosure of Information to give government departments or public sector bodies permission to disclose your personal information or confidential business information as requested under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIPOP) Act.

Use Form 3: Consent to Disclosure of Information to give your permission to have government departments and public sector bodies disclose your information as requested under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIPOP) Act. Or use the form as an example and prepare your own documents. If you prepare your own, you need to include all details outlined on the form.

You need to submit the form as part of the application process to access information.

Prepare your own documents

You can also use the form as an example and prepare your own documents. If you prepare your own, you need to include all details outlined on the form.

Help with your request

Information Access and Privacy Services can answer questions about the application process, help identify what information is held by which public sector body, or let you know if you should try contacting the relevant service directly instead of submitting a formal request.

Who can use this form

You can use this form if you or a representative want to give permission to have government departments or public sector bodies disclose your information. You can use this form with any government department or public sector body within the province.

Before you start

Make sure you have:

  • name of the Information Access and Privacy Services administrator or the name of the deputy minister of the government department of public sector body where the record is held
  • name of the government department or public sector body you are submitting the form to
  • type of information you are giving consent for the government or public sector body to disclose
  • name of the applicant

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