Access to Information and Protection of Privacy

3. Review process for access to information requests

To request a review with the Information and Privacy Commissioner of decisions made under the Act, or how a public body has collected, used or disclosed your personal information, please follow these steps:**

  • Submit a written request to the Information and Privacy Commissioner indicating the name of the public body whose decision is to be reviewed;
  • Provide the Commissioner with the nature of the original request;
  • Provide the Commissioner with a copy of the decision you wish to have reviewed;
  • Provide your name, address, and a telephone number where the Information and Privacy Commissioner can contact you with any questions about your request;
  • Sign the request form or letter;
  • Send the completed request form or letter to the Information and Privacy Commissioner. The mailing address for the NWT Information and Privacy Commissioner is provided below.
Ms. Elaine Keenan-Bengts
Information and Privacy Commissioner of the Northwest Territories
PO Box 382
Yellowknife
NT
X1A 2N3
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