Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

What is FOIA?



The Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), located in the Code of Virginia ยง2.2-3700 et seq., guarantees citizens of the Commonwealth and representatives of the media access to public records held by public bodies, public officials, and public employees.

Making a request for records from the Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue



You may request records by U.S. Mail, fax, email, in person or over the phone. To request records, you may direct your request to our FOIA Officer, Priscilla Green. You may also contact her with questions you have concerning requesting records. She can be reached at:

Mailing Address: 2400 Washington Ave
Newport News, VA 23607
Phone: 757-926-8752
Fax: 757-247-2628
Email:  commish@nnva.gov

Rights of the Requester and Responsibilities of the Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue


FOIA Rights and Responsibilities

Freedom of Information Advisory Council



The Freedom of Information Advisory Council is available to answer any questions you may have about FOIA. The Council may be contacted by email at foiacouncil@dls.virginia.gov, or by phone at 804-225-3056 or toll free 1-866-448-4100.