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Privacy Guidance for Landlords and Tenants

Landlords must follow the privacy rules contained in the BC Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). This guide explains about collecting, using, and disclosing personal information from tenants.

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Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner for BC (OIPC)
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last reviewed
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resource type
manuals & books
landlord and tenant responsibilities, tenant's consent, collecting personal information, using personal information, disclosing personal information