Access to Information and Protection of Privacy (ATIPP)
Introduction to House of Assembly ATIPPThe requirements of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act (ATIPPA) were first applied to the House of Assembly on October 9, 2007. The privacy provisions of the legislation ( Part IV) came into force on January 16, 2008. The ATIPPA gives the public a right to access House of Assembly records. Although many records are accessible through this Act, there are certain exceptions. The following information cannot be accessed through the ATIPPA:
- Personal or constituency records of a Member of the House of Assembly.
- Records of a registered political party or caucus, as defined in the House of Assembly Accountability, Integrity and Administration Act, and
- Investigatory records of Statutory Offices.
How to Make an ATIPP Request
How to Dispute an ATIPP Decision
House of Assembly ATIPP Application Form