Freedom of Information

Extent: Jersey

Updated 29 June 2020


Words you may need to know


Public authorities - Organisations relating to or concerning the people at large or all members of a community


Access - the opportunity or right to experience or make use of something


Freedom of Information​​​​

The Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 was introduced in January 2015.

You have the right to obtain recorded information held by public authorities. Under FOI, everyone has equal rights to access this information.

When an FOI request is made:

Full information about FOI is available on the Office of the Information Commissioner's website, including:

More information is available here

Freedom of Information



Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner

2nd Floor

Castle Street

St Helier



Telephone: 716530

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: www.jerseyoic.org