IPC Calling for Access to Councillor’s Records

As part of the municipal legislation review Ontario’s Information and Privacy Commissioner has written to the Minister of Municipal Affairs with a recommendation that amendments be made to MFIPPA that would extend its coverage to municipal councillor’s records. According to the letter, the current standards, which exempt certain records held by municipal councillors, are not meeting the public’s demand for transparency and accountability.

You can read the letter here.

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