Fees for a Personal Information Request
The hospital is permitted to charge certain fees in connection with responding to an FOI (Freedom of Information) request. Section 57(1) of FIPPA and Regulation 460 outline those costs.
|Making an access request||$5.00 must accompany a written request|
|Photocopies and computer printouts||$0.20/page|
|Records provides on CD-ROMs||$10.00/CD-ROM|
|Developing a computer program or other method of producing a record from machine readable record||$15.00 /15 minutes per person|
|Costs, including computer costs, incurred in locating, retrieving, processing or copying the record(s) if those costs are specified in an invoice received by the hospital.||Actual costs incurred|