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FOI Request Form


  1. Download the request form
  2. Either print the blank request form and complete it by hand, or complete the form electronically using Microsoft Word 97 or later version then print it out. When you fill in the form, provide as much detail as possible about the documents you want access to.
  3. Identify the agency that holds the documents. If you would like to find contact details for an agency, you can use the Find an agency section.
  4. Post the form to this agency.

Important: To start processing your request, the application fee must be included, unless you are eligible to have the fee waived.

Cheques should be made payable to the agency that you are posting your request to. No cash please.

To claim a waiver of the application fee you must establish that payment of this fee would cause you financial hardship. If payment would cause you hardship please include documents to support with your application form.

If you are unsure what to include with the request, contact the FOI Officer at the agency which holds the documents you want to access.

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Author: Freedom of Information
Place of Publication: Melbourne
Publisher: Department of Justice
Date of Publication: 2012
Number of Pages: 1
Copyright: State of Victoria, 2012.

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