A guide for businesses and organizations: IP54-58/2016E-PDF

privacy toolkit : Canada’s Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.

“The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada has prepared this guide to help organizations fulfill their responsibilities under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). Individuals will appreciate doing business with organizations that demonstrate a respect for their privacy rights, which can ultimately lead to a competitive advantage for businesses. Organizations can see this as an opportunity to review and improve their personal information handling practices"--Overview, p. 1.

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Department/Agency Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.
Title A guide for businesses and organizations
Subtitle privacy toolkit : Canada’s Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Guide à l’intention des entreprises et des organisations : trousse d’outils en matière de vie privée : la Loi sur la protection des renseignements personnels et les documents électroniques du Canada. Cover title. "This guide deals only with Part 1 of the Act. All references to the Act in this document refer only to Part 1. Parts 2 to 5 of the Act concern the use of electronic documents and signatures as legal alternatives to original documents and signatures"--Verso of cover. The catalogue number (IP54-58/2016) and ISBN (978-0-660-06541-0) for the bilingual print edition have been copied in this electronic publication.
Date [2016]
Number of Pages 38 p.
ISBN 978-0-660-06542-7
Catalogue Number
  • IP54-58/2016E-PDF
Edition Updated December 2015.
Subject Terms Privacy, Personal information, Government policy