BC’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) sets out the access and privacy rights of individuals as they relate to the public sector. FIPPA. We enforce two pieces of legislation. The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) and the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). Independent from government, we promote and protect the information & privacy rights of BC residents. We also enforce privacy acts such as FIPPA & PIPA.

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Protecting Personal Information Away From the Office Guidelines for protecting personal information outside the office.

In addition, PIPA requires organizations to make reasonable security arrangements to prevent unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification or disposal or similar risks with respect to personal information in their custody or under their control.

Powers of cb in conducting investigations, audits or inquiries.

Time limit for responding 8. Statements made to the commissioner not admissible in evidence. This document ensures users with access to The Housing Registry understand the obligations to protect privacy. Disclosure harmful to personal privacy Restrictions on disclosure of information by the commissioner and staff Restrictions on disclosure of information by the commissioner and staff.


Privacy Toolkit

How to make a request 6. Disclosure harmful to the financial ifppa economic interests of a public body Did you find what you were looking for? Role of Ombudsman Extending the time limit for responding Schedule 1 – Definitions. Ministerial regulation making power.

Privacy Toolkit

Disclosure harmful to law enforcement Disclosure for research or statistical purposes Privacy Guidelines for Landlords and Tenants. It enables providers to comply with your obligations under PIPA regarding personal information collected or created by the contractor.

FIPPA establishes an individual’s right to access records, including access cippa 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. Power to authorize a public body to disregard requests General powers of commissioner. Privacy Guidelines for Landlords and Tenants The guidelines are intended to assist landlords and property managers performing your duties under the Residential Tenancy Act in a manner that respects the privacy of tenants and promotes transparency in landlord, tenant fipppa prospective tenant relationships.


Part 1 — Introductory Provisions. Privacy Training for Housing Registry Members.


Public Public Bodies Private Organizations. Division 1 — Reviews by the Commissioner. In addition to establishing an individual’s right to access records, FIPPA also sets out the terms under which a public body can collect, use and disclose ” personal information ” of individuals.

Cabinet and local public body confidences. Protection of personal information.

Annual report of minister. Tools and Resources Privacy breach guidance for the public and private sectors. Guidelines for Overt Video Surveillance in the Private Sector These guidelines apply to overt video surveillance of the public by private sector organizations, such as BC Fppa providers, in publicly accessible areas.

Table of Contents – Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Disclosure for archival or historical purposes. Application to employees and others. General powers of commissioner Policy manuals available without request.