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For Public Bodies and Municipalities

Privacy Tools:

1) Breaches

Key Steps to Responding to a Privacy Breach

Étapes à suivre en cas d'attientes à la vie privée (français)

2) Privacy Impact Assessments

Privacy Impact Assessment - FOIPOP

Privacy Impact Assessment - MGA

3) Security

Reasonable Security Checklist for Personal Information

4) Privacy Management Program

Privacy Management Program - At a Glance 

Privacy Management Program - Getting Started (for smaller public bodies and municipalities)

Privacy Management Program Gap Analysis for Public Bodies and Municipalities

5) Guides

Big Data Guidelines for Nova Scotia

Video Surveillance Guidelines

Video Surveillance Policy Template

Access & Privacy - A Councillor's Guide

Access & Privacy - Councillor's Q&A's

Instant Messaging and Personal Email Accounts Guide

Guide to OIPC Processes

Guidance for the Use of Criminal Record Checks by Universities and Colleges

Guidance for the Use of Criminal Record Checks by Health Profession Regulating Bodies

Guidance for the Use of Body-Worn Cameras by Law Enforcement


Access Tools:

1) Time Extensions

Time Extension Guidelines for Public Bodies

Time Extension Request Form for Public Bodies

Time Extension Guidelines for Municipalities

Time Extension Request Form for Municipalities

2) Guides

Access & Privacy - A Councillor's Guide

Access & Privacy - Councillor's Q&A's

Instant Messaging and Personal Email Accounts Guide

Guide to OIPC Processes

Sample of Index Records

Tools Designed for Municipalities & Local Public Bodies:

Access & Privacy - A Councillor's Guide

Access & Privacy - Councillor's Q&A

Guidance for the Use of Body-Worn Cameras by Law Enforcement

Guide to OIPC Processes

Privacy Impact Assessment - MGA

Privacy Management Program - At a Glance

Privacy Management Program - Getting Started (for smaller public bodies and municipalities)

Privacy Management Program Gap Analysis for Public Bodies and Municipalities

Sample of Index Records