According to section 72 of both the Access to Information Act and Privacy Act, the head of every government institution must submit an annual report to Parliament on the administration of each Act within its institution at the end of each financial year. These annual reports detail how Fisheries and Oceans Canada has administered the two pieces of legislation.
Access to Information
Info Source is a series of publications containing information about and/or collected by the Government of Canada. The primary purpose of Info Source is to assist individuals exercise their rights under the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act.
Privacy Impact Assessment Summaries
A Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) is a risk management tool that focuses on compliance with the Privacy Act, to ensure that privacy implications are appropriately identified, assessed and mitigated when a new or substantially modified program or activity involving personal information is implemented.
DFO is committed to ensuring that privacy protection is a core consideration in the development and administration of programs and activities involving personal information and conducts PIAs in accordance with the TBS Directive on Privacy Impact Assessment.
The following is a list of PIA summaries which have been completed by Fisheries and Oceans Canada:
- National Fisheries Intelligence Service
- Aquatic Invasive Species Program
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