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Privacy and Access: B.C.’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

October 11, 2018 @ 10:15 am - 5:00 pm

The Privacy, Compliance and Training branch of the Corporate Information and Records Management Office will be holding a free training session in Kelowna on the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) – B.C.’s privacy law for public bodies.

The session will cover:

  • Overview of FOIPPA
  • Personal information – definitions and examples
  • Access to information, including freedom of information rights, processes and exceptions
  • Privacy and the authorities for public bodies to collect, use and disclose personal information
  • Records retention and security requirements
  • Oversight – the role of the Information and Privacy Commissioner
  • Introduction to the Privacy, Compliance and Training branch’s tools and resources

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Okanagan Regional Library – Kelowna Branch
1380 Ellis St
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2A2 Canada
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