FIPPA for Public Bodies - Resource Manual

This Resource Manual will help officials of the Manitoba government and government agencies fulfill their responsibilities under The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act [called "FIPPA" or "the Act"]. It outlines the requirements of the Act and the regulations made under the Act, and recommends procedures and practices for compliance in a timely, effective, and consistent manner.

The Resource Manual has been update to reflect recent changes to The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act that were proclaimed on January 1, 2011.

Please contact the Information and Privacy Policy Secretariat at ipps@gov.mb.ca or 204-945-1252 if you have any questions or would like further information.

The organization of the Manual is similar to the structure of the Act: