Freedom of Information

Extent: Jersey

Updated 12 July 2019


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​​​​

Jersey is introducing a new Freedom of Information Law from January 2015.

FOI is legislation that will give you the right to obtain 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 will be made available in 2014​, including:

More information is available here

Freedom of Information



Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner

2nd Floor

Castle Street

St Helier



Telephone: 716530

Website: www.jerseyoic.org