Freedom of Information Act

Village of Bannockburn

Freedom of Information Act

If you need to inspect, copy, or certify public records from the Village, you must submit a request via the Freedom of Information Act.  The information must be requested in writing and may be submitted via mail delivery, personal delivery, email ( or fax (847) 945-8496.

The Village will disclose the public records requested within 21 Business Days after the receipt of your request for commercial purposes, and within five Business Days for all other requests, unless the applicable response period is extended as provided by law or the request is denied.

All extensions and denials will be in writing and will state the reasons therefor.  The Requestor may seek review of a denial by the Public Access Counselor of the Office of the Illinois attorney General.  Judicial review is available under Section 11 of the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, 5 ILCS 140/1 et seq.

For more detailed information, please consult the Village of Bannockburn’s Rules and Regulations for Implementation of the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, which are available from the Freedom of Information Officer.

FOIA Request Form

The Freedom of Information Officer is Maria Lasday, Village Manager.

FOIA Policy Form