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- Freedom of Information
- Privacy in a pandemic: Privacy laws matter
- Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (British Columbia)
- Provincial and territorial privacy laws and oversight
Freedom of Information
The following categories of records have been established by the Chilliwack School District under section 71 1 of FIPPA as appropriate for disclosure to the public without the need to file an access request. All of the listed categories are available on the Chilliwack School District's website sd Nature of Information. Release Date. Policies Regulations and Bylaws.
Privacy in a pandemic: Privacy laws matter
As a public body, the College is accountable to the public and operates in the public interest as well as in the interest of the pharmacy profession. Under FIPPA, you have the right to request records, such as reports, communications, and financial documents of the College. There is a form that you may use to request records of the College: Request for Access to Records Form. Please provide your full contact information as well as details describing the records that you are seeking. Be as specific as possible so that College staff will be able to locate the correct documents. The College does not charge fees for providing access to records of personal information. There is a form that you may use to request access to records held by the College: Request for Access to Records Form.
Most of the information sought by the public is available and provided routinely. Information may be available online or by contacting the appropriate Saanich department. A written request is not required. Routinely available records include: Council agendas and minutes, policy and procedures manuals, guidelines, annual reports, and bylaws. If the information you are seeking is not routinely available, you can submit a formal request for access under the Act.
Such responses implicate, but do not override, Canadian privacy laws. In fact, attention to privacy laws may be more important than ever in light of businesses shifting to online and remote delivery models and questions around public surveillance in light of this global occurrence. Generally, Canadian privacy regulators are announcing that during a public health crisis, privacy laws continue to apply but should not present a barrier to appropriate information sharing due to available exemptions under those laws. Privacy Commissioners across Canada have highlighted that the principles of necessity and proportionality should inform decisions made to address the current crisis. This will be followed by an overview of the specific guidance issued by each of the federal, provincial, and territorial authorities overseeing privacy legislation in their respective jurisdictions section B.
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (British Columbia)
We recognize the importance of your privacy and we are committed to protecting your personal information. This law sets specific limits on the information we can disclose. Under FIPPA, we are permitted to collect only the personal information we need, and to only use it for the purpose for which we collect it. Use of information for other purposes, including research, may be permitted by FIPPA within strict guidelines. The law limits what information we can share with others.
Each province and territory in Canada has a commissioner or ombudsperson responsible for overseeing provincial and territorial privacy legislation. This page lists the provincial and territorial privacy laws as well as who is responsible for their enforcement. The Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta is responsible for overseeing and enforcing the following provincial access and privacy laws:. The Information and Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia is responsible for overseeing and enforcing the following provincial access and privacy laws:.
View Complete Statute. Contents Part 1 — Introductory Provisions 1 Definitions 2 Purposes of this Act 3 Scope of this Act Part 2 — Freedom of Information Division 1 — Information Rights and How to Exercise Them 4 Information rights 5 How to make a request 6 Duty to assist applicants 7 Time limit for responding 8 Contents of response 9 How access will be given 10 Extending the time limit for responding 11 Transferring a request Division 2 — Exceptions 12 Cabinet and local public body confidences 13 Policy advice or recommendations 14 Legal advice 15 Disclosure harmful to law enforcement 16 Disclosure harmful to intergovernmental relations or negotiations 17 Disclosure harmful to the financial or economic interests of a public body 18 Disclosure harmful to the conservation of heritage sites, etc. License Disclaimer.
Provincial and territorial privacy laws and oversight
Increasingly, organizations — both private and public — are collecting your personal information. Learn about the laws allowing you to access this information and limiting how it can be used. The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act called FIPPA gives you the right to see many records kept by the provincial government and other public bodies — including records of your personal information.
The Privacy Act covers disputes between private citizens and is outside of the Commissioner's jurisdiction. The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act sets out the access and privacy rights of individuals as they relate to the public sector. FIPPA establishes an individual's right to access records, including access to a person's own "personal information" as well as records in the custody or control of a "public body" -- see Schedule 2 and Schedule 3 for a list of public bodies that are covered by FIPPA.
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See the Tables of Legislative Changes for this Act's legislative history, including any changes not in force. Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. [.