Requests for Information
General Requests for Information
The Corporation of The Town of Penetanguishene recognizes the importance of providing public service and promotes the dissemination and receiving of communications related to municipal government. Guidelines for processing communications provide staff with the tools necessary to achieve levels of efficiency, having regard to available resources.
Corporate Communication Policy
Formal Requests for Information under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA)
The Clerk's Department processes all requests for information under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA).
This Act gives the public the right to request access to government held information. The Act also protects personal information held by government organizations and provides individuals with a right of access to their own personal information.
Submit your request form for information under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, along with the required $5.00 request fee, payable to the Town of Penetanguishene. Additional fees which may be applied in accordance with the Act include photocopying (20 cents per page); Search and Preparation Time ($7.50 per 15 minutes per Staff).
Additional information regarding Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act may be obtained at the Information and Privacy Commissioner web site.