Issue-specific guidance for businesses
The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) sets out 10 principles of fair information principles, which form the ground rules for the collection, use and disclosure of personal information.
In addition to providing general guidance on how to comply with PIPEDA, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) offers guidance and tips related to the application of PIPEDA in certain situations or for particular issues.
Start here to find information that will help you ensure you comply with PIPEDA.
Find tips for landlords that address common privacy issues in the rental housing sector.
Get advice on how to prevent and address employee snooping.
Find guidance to help organizations handle personal information appropriately in the event of an emergency.
Find guidelines for businesses to ensure online behavioural advertising practices comply with PIPEDA.
Learn about privacy obligations and responsibilities for private sector organizations engaging in covert video surveillance.
Find information for businesses on how to obtain consent when collecting, using or sharing personal information.
Find advice for businesses collecting, using and disclosing the personal information of children and youth.
Guidelines for organizations using online behavioural advertising to collect and use data about individuals’ web activities. Addresses how PIPEDA applies.
Find information and examples explaining PIPEDA’s application to collecting electronic addresses for e-marketing.
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