Access and correction
Under Ontario’s access and privacy laws, you have the right to request access to your personal information or general information held by provincial and municipal government organizations. You also have the right to request a correction of your personal information.
Accessing personal and general government records
Correcting your personal information
If a public institution has given access to your personal information, and you believe the information to be incorrect or incomplete, you have the right to:
- request a correction
- require that the institution attach a statement of disagreement to the information, reflecting the correction that was requested but denied
- require that the institution notify any person or institution to whom they have disclosed your information (in the past year) of the correction or statement of disagreement