Part X of the Child, Youth and Family Services Act: A Guide to Access and Privacy for Service Providers

Disclaimer: This guide is about Part X of the Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017, and its regulations.

The guide should not be relied on as a substitute for the legislation itself, or legal advice. It is not an official legal interpretation of Part X and does not bind the office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario (IPC). The most up-to-date version of this guide is available here.

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