English Information Commissioner issues guidance re: monitoring workers

Amendments to the FOIP Regulations

Chief Information Officer of Canada bans WeChat and Kaspersky applications from government-issued mobile devices

Ontario IPC investigates hospital breaches

Toronto Public Library breach

Federal public servants information breached

Ontario IPC issues draft digital charter for schools

Federal Commissioner posts personal information glossary

Federal Treasury Board Data Theft-OPC investigates

Spyware used by 13 federal agencies


May 4, 2021

IPC Submission on Bill 17 – The Traffic Safety (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act, 2020

In a submission to the Standing Committee on Crown and Central Agencies dated April 22, 2021, the Commissioner outlines his concerns regarding section 35 of Bill 17 – The Traffic Safety (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act, 2020. IPC Submission on Bill 17 – The Traffic Safety (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act, 2020 Bill 17 – The Traffic Safety (Miscellaneous)... read more


March 18, 2021

Guidelines For Professional Regulatory Bodies

Transparency of discipline of members Guidelines for Professional Regulatory Bodies Discipline decisions, and other discipline related documents, published on the websites of professional regulatory bodies may contain sensitive personal information or personal health information, including information such as alleged wrongdoings, opinions about members, and physical and mental health information.  Professional regulatory bodies in Saskatchewan may... read more


March 18, 2021

Guidance for the Use of Body Worn Cameras

This guidance document aims to identify some of the privacy considerations law enforcement authorities should take into account when deciding whether to outfit law enforcement officers with body-worn cameras. Also described is the privacy framework that should be part of any law enforcement body-worn camera program in order to ensure compliance with Canada’s personal information... read more


March 18, 2021

Guidelines For Arbitrators In Saskatchewan

Balancing Openness and Transparency with the Protection of Personal Information and Personal Health Information Guidelines for Arbitrators in Saskatchewan The Role Of Arbitration Arbitration is a form of dispute resolution.  It is used to resolve legal disputes where a neutral party, an arbitrator or arbitration tribunal is engaged to come to a decision on a... read more