Information and Privacy Office

The Information and Privacy Office at the University of Alberta was created to assist the university to operate in a manner consistent with the requirements of privacy legislation, primarily the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The office also provides assistance in relation to complying with the Health Information Act.

The mandate of the office extends to:

  • Advising on policy development with regard to access to information and protection of privacy.
  • Ensuring procedures are in place to protect personal information and to provide access to information upon request.
  • Providing education to departmental staff on appropriate responses to privacy legislation.
  • Assisting individuals in requests for information to the records held by the university.

Mailing address:
Ring House 4
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB T6G 2E1

Phone: (780) 492-9419
Fax: (780) 492-6571