The BC Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) provides the public with a right of access to records in the custody and control of PHSA.
A record is information in any form and includes electronic files, paper files, photographs, recorded or stored in any manner (e.g. includes voicemails, notes, emails). Some records, or information within records, such as the personal information of third parties, may be withheld in accordance with the limited exceptions outlined in
Attn: Senior Director, Information Access & Privacy Services
200 - 1333 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V6H 4C1
Fax: 604 675-7224
There is a non-refundable $10 application fee for each general FOI request.
There is no application fee for personal FOI requests.
Information Access and Privacy Services (IAPS) processes
all formal, non-routine requests for records. This includes all requests for non-clinical records.
IAPS will confirm receipt of your request and provide information about next steps.
If you have questions, please connect with us though the mail, fax, or email contacts noted above, or call us at 1-855-229-9800.
- BC Cancer
- BC Centre for Disease Control
- BC Children’s Hospital and Sunny Hill Health Centre
- BC Emergency Health Services
- BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services
- BC Renal
- BC Transplant
- BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre
- Cardiac Services BC
- Correctional Health Services BC
- Perinatal Services BC
- Trans Care BC
Please note if the request is for your own records, you will be asked to provide proof of your identity, such as government-issued identification.