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Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario

Contact Details
Office Phone English 416-326-3333 ; French 416-326-4804
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-0073
TTY Phone 416-325-7539
Fax 416-325-9195
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Primary Contact Karen Hale, Bilingual Communications Officer, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario; Phone: 416-326-4804
Primary Executive Brian Beamish, Commissioner
Site Details
Areas Served Ontario
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
2 Bloor St E, Suite 1400
Toronto, ON M4W 1A8
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Intersection Bloor St E and Yonge St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides independent oversight for Ontario's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and Personal Health Information Protection Act * upholds and promotes individuals' right of access to most government-held information, and the right to protection of personal information held by health care providers and provincial and local government offices * ensures compliance and standards * reviews decisions where access to information has been denied, and investigates complaints with respect to personal information * research * public education * reports directly to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Walk in Mon-Fri 9 am- 4:30 pm
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, walk in or visit website
Languages English ; French
Fees Personal information appeal $10, general information appeal $25
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * tone elevator with lowered buttons
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1987
Service Categories Privacy Legislation Enforcement