Public Release of Records Policy: Residential Tenancies
The Public Release of Records Policy (Policy 23) explains that individuals can access their own personal information in residential tenancy application files. The public has limited access to this information through the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIPOP) Act.
This policy describes how residential tenancy application files contain private and personal information on landlords and tenants. This information falls under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIPOP) Act. The policy also describes who can access the information in the application files, and how those files can be accessed.
Author: Residential Tenancies
Department: Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services