Some of the activities of the Director, Access to Information and Privacy Office include: providing ongoing advice, guidance, and recommendations; responding to privacy breaches and complaints; and managing requests for access to information submitted under the (FIPPA).
Our services include:
Awareness and training
The AIPO provides training on privacy and access to information to members of the University community.
Privacy impact assessment (PIA)
The AIPO provides practical advice to ensure compliance with privacy laws, policies, and best practices.
Privacy breach response
The AIPO manages privacy breaches in accordance with the University’s privacy breach response protocol.
The AIPO reviews and investigates privacy complaints related to the University’s collection, use, and disclosure of personal information.
Access to information
The AIPO provides access to general and personal information under FIPPA.
The AIPO conducts PIAS to help identify and manage privacy and related risks arising from new initiatives. It also provides expert advice on various access to information and privacy questions.