Freedom of Information
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Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act 

As a municipality, the Village of Casselman is subject to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA).

The purposes of this Act are to: 

  • Provide the public with a right of access to information under the control of institutions.
  • Protect the privacy of individuals with respect to personal information about themselves held by institutions and to provide individuals with a right of access to that information.

The Village of Casselman promotes a culture of openness and accountability. This website contains readily available records including agendas and minutes; financial statements; performance measurements and many other types of plans and reports.

If you cannot find the information you seek online, please contact the concerned department manager or Chief Administrative Officer for assistance. We will let you know whether the information can be provided informally or if you have to submit a formal request under MFIPPA. Personal information about our taxpayers is confidential and cannot be accessed through MFIPPA. 

Requesting Information from the Village of Casselman 

Informal request 

  • To make an informal request, send an email to sdion@casselman.ca or call 613-764-3139, extension 515. 

Making a MFIPPA request 

To make a formal request under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act:

  1. Go to the Ontario Government website for the Access Request Form. Follow the instructions to fill out the form.
  2. Fill out the form. Indicate Village of Casselman in the field “Name of institution request made to”. 
  3. Print and sign the form. 
  4. Attach a $5.00 cheque, payable to Village of Casselman. Additional fees may apply if the request is deemed time-consuming. 
  5. Mail the form and the cheque to: 

Freedom of Information Coordinator
Village of Casselman
751 St-Jean Street P.O. Box 710
Casselman, ON K0A 1M0 

For more information about the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, visit Ontario e-Laws.