Application for Access

The University of Manitoba is committed to the principles of access to information outlined in The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) and The Personal Health Information Act (PHIA).  These Acts provide the public the right of access to records in the custody or under the control of the University of Manitoba and its Colleges.

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Please note: To limit the spread of COVID-19, access to the University of Manitoba campus and buildings is restricted. As mail service will be affected and fax machines may not be accessible, please submit all access to information applications via email to fippa@umanitoba.

The University's ability to respond to access to information requests within the Act's legislated timeframes may be impacted in the coming weeks. We will respond to existing and new access applications electronically and make best efforts to respond as soon as we can.

Which records are covered by FIPPA and PHIA at the University of Manitoba?

How do I apply for access to University records (non-health records)?

How do I apply for access to my health records?

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Last Updated: October 25, 2017





















Application for Access

The Application for Access is available in alternate formats, upon request.  Please contact us at, or 204-474-7559.