Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP)

The MGA stipulates that ARB hearings are open to the public. In addition all documents are placed on the public record.

Requesting a Confidential Document

As a public body all of the records in the custody or control of the Calgary Assessment Review Board (ARB) are subject to disclosure to a third party pursuant to a request under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP).

To make a formal request for information held by the ARB you must submit a completed ARB FOIP Request Form.

There is no initial fee if the request is for personal information recorded about you or someone for whom you are authorized to act.

An initial fee of $25 must be paid before a request for general information about an identifiable individual you are not authorized to ask for will be processed. Payment may be made by cash, cheque or money order payable to The City of Calgary. Additional fees may be charged. A fee estimate and explanation of costs will be provide d to an applicant prior to proceeding with the request.

The information contained herein is intended for information purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice.
For certainty, you should consult the Municipal Government Act and other related statutes and regulations.