A Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request is a request to obtain existing records. Before making a request for agency records pursuant to FOIL, try searching HPD’s website. Many of the requests that HPD receives are for documents that can be found on the agency’s website. Links to some of the most frequently requested records are posted below:
FOIL requests may be submitted to obtain existing agency records. They are not a mechanism for asking questions or submitting comments. Questions or concerns about agency operations should be directed to the appropriate division of HPD.
FOIL requests must submitted to HPD’s Records Access Officer in writing, by mail, by email, or by submitting an online form through the link below. Please be as specific as possible when making your request so that HPD can identify the records that are responsive to your request.
Please describe the records you are seeking as specifically as possible, including as much of the following as possible:
The more specific your FOIL request, the more effectively we will be able to search for and identify any responsive documents.
Please include the following so that we may properly respond to your request: your name, address, daytime phone number, and e-mail address. Also state how you would like to receive the requested records.