David T.S. Fraser's Privacy Law Resources
Collection of links and resources related to privacy law. The author of this page, David T.S. Fraser, is a Canadian privacy lawyer who practices privacy law with the Atlantic Canadian firm of McInnes Cooper.

About this page and the author

The author of this blog, David T.S. Fraser, is a Canadian privacy lawyer who practices with the Canadian firm of McInnes Cooper. He is counsel to National Privacy Services Inc. and the author of the Physicians' Privacy Manual. He has a national and international practice advising corporations and individuals on matters related to Canadian privacy laws.

For full contact information and a brief bio, please see David's profile.

I am not able to provide free legal advice. If you are seeking advice on Canadian privacy law matters, contact David T.S. Fraser but any unsolicited information sent cannot be considered to be solicitor-client privileged.

Small Print

The views expressed herein are solely the author's and should not be attributed to his employer or their clients. Any postings on legal issues are provided as a public service, and do not constitute solicitation or provision of legal advice. The author makes no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained herein or linked to. Nothing herein should be used as a substitute for the advice of competent counsel.

This web site is presented for informational purposes only. These materials do not constitute legal advice and do not create a solicitor-client relationship between you and David T.S. Fraser. If you are seeking specific advice related to Canadian privacy law or PIPEDA, contact the author, David T.S. Fraser.

Privacy Legislation and Regulators












* Provincial legislation has been declared by the Governor in Council to be "substantially similar" to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act.

Useful guides

Treasury Board Secretariat (Canada)

Canadian Government

Non-Canada: Multilateral

European Data Protection Directive

Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

Non-Canada: Individual Countries

United States of America

United Kingdom



Practices and Policies

Privacy Impact Assessments

Treasury Board Secretariat (Canada)



Chief Privacy Officers


David T.S. Fraser


Organizations and Advocacy Groups

Link pages

Service Providers