Information Access and Privacy

Information Access and Privacy : NS Labour and Advanced Education, Information and Business Services

In keeping with the spirit of openness and accountability, NS Labour and Advanced Education is committed to providing ease of access to anyone requesting information of the department. The department provides a coordinated approach allowing for various ways in which individuals may request access to records in the custody and control of the department and its agencies, boards, commissions, and tribunals.

The privacy provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPOP) and the Personal Information International Disclosure Protection Act (PIIDPA) are administered by NS Labour and Advanced Education to actively address the privacy concerns of individuals such as the collection of, use of, and access to personal information. The department will also manage personal information in keeping with our Privacy Policy and the Nova Scotia Website Privacy Policy.

Access to different types of records may be requested through the following processes found on the Internal Services departmental website: here