Privacy Commissioner of Ontario (IPC) launches public consultation on its five-year strategic plan. To kick-start the discussion, the IPC has released a consultation paper setting out six potential strategic priorities and approaches to help guide their achievement. These suggested priorities are key areas in which the office could focus its proactive efforts, while at the same time, continuing its day-to-day work overseeing Ontario’s access and privacy laws.
The rapid uptake of digital services, accelerated by the global pandemic, has ushered in significant privacy and access to information issues. It is more important than ever to have a solid plan in place to meet these challenges.