Information & Privacy


Welcome to the web page of Western’s Information and Privacy Office.

The Information and Privacy campus office is closed, but staff are working remotely and can be reached by phone or email.

Office mail is not currently being retrieved due to the closure of non-essential services. Please send all Freedom of Information requests electronically via e-mail to and The $5.00 request fee will be deferred until the University resumes normal operations.

The Information and Privacy Office will provide requesters with an update on the status of their file within the 30 day response deadline as required by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If the Information and Privacy Office is unable to complete your request within the legislated 30 day deadline, staff will contact you to indicate how and when your request can be completed.