Personal information is recorded information about an individual other than business contact information. Examples include an individual’s name, address, email address or telephone number (see more examples here). You must obtain signed consent if requesting personal information for anyone other than yourself.
Under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA), you have the right to request access to your personal information from SkilledTradesBC. You also have the right to request a correction to your personal information if you believe it includes an error or omission.
For inquiries about your personal information, email recordrequest [at] skilledtradesbc.ca or contact Customer Service.
Make a request
To make a personal information request, you can either complete our Personal Information Record Request Form or submit your request in writing.
For written requests, please include your contact information, a detailed description of the personal information you are requesting, and your preferred method for receiving the record. Once complete, email the request to recordrequest [at] skilledtradesbc.ca or mail it to us.
Attention: Manager, Privacy and Information Management
800-8100 Granville Avenue, Richmond, BC V6Y 3T6
Once we receive your request, we have 30 business days to provide you with a response, subject to any extensions permitted under FOIPPA.
Obtaining personal information for someone else
To request personal information about an individual other than yourself, you must obtain signed consent from the individual, or obtain proof that you can act on their behalf. We may contact the individual to verify their consent.
FOIPPA provides you access to your own personal information free of charge.