This site has been developed as a public resource for those persons seeking information about the work of the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner for Newfoundland and Labrador and access to information and privacy rights.
Please note, the nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organizational measures) to protect your Personal Data.
All information sent to us by e-mail will be used for the sole purpose of attempting to be of assistance. Any e-mails sent to the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner may be subject to interception. For this reason, our office does not recommend that you send us sensitive personal information via email. When in doubt, you can call, mail or fax us using the contact information found here. Your interactions with our office are always kept in confidence.
Some of the materials and elements on our site may be subject to copyrights held by other organizations. If such restrictions exist, you will need to seek permission from the rights holder to reproduce the material. For the bulk of what is available, this will not be the case. Non-copyrighted information and materials may be reproduced from our website by any means, without charge and without further permission from our office. Please note, the information posted on our website is not the official version as endorsed by the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner.
If you are interested in further information on Internet privacy protection, you may visit the following external sites:
- The Digital Economy in Canada
- Protecting Your Privacy on the Internet
- Cookie Central
- Electronic Privacy Information Center Online Guide to Practical Privacy Tools