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Procedure for Retention of Personal Information

Approval Date: 2008-09-11

Effective Date: 2008-09-11

Responsible Unit: Information Access and Privacy Office


Under ATIPPA, any record containing an individual's personal information which is used to make a decision affecting that person must be retained for at least twelve months. The purpose of this requirement under ATIPPA is to give the individual an opportunity to access the record, if desired.

Policies using this procedure:


University Policies

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000