How to Submit a Request for Personal Information

The Privacy Act 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 (PDF) or consult the HTML version of the form. There are no fees involved with the processing of a request under the Privacy Act.