Investigation Reports


Under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP Act), Health Information Act (HIA) and Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA), the Commissioner has the power to conduct investigations to ensure compliance with the legislation. Under the FOIP Act and HIA, the Commissioner may also conduct investigations to ensure compliance with rules relating to the destruction of records. The results of some of these investigations are included in public investigation reports.

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F2020-IR-01 Jul 29 2020 Alberta Public Bodies
Summary: This investigation looked into the use of the “public interest override” provision (section 32) by public bodies under FOIP Act. Section 32 requires a public body to disclose information if it is in... [More]
P2020-IR-01 Oct 29 2020 The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd.
Summary: A joint investigation of the Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd. by the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, and the Information and Privacy... [More]
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