Submit a request for personal information

The Privacy Act - will open in a new tab provides Canadian citizens, permanent residents or individuals present in Canada with the right to access their personal information held by the CMHR. It also governs the collection, retention, use, protection and disclosure of personal information. For information on how to prepare and submit a Privacy Act request, you may download the Personal Information Request Form - will open in a new tab (PDF) or consult the HTML version of the form - will open in a new tab. There are no fees involved with the processing of a request under the Privacy Act.