The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) helps promote good municipal government by balancing the following principles:
Freedom of Information (FOI)
- The public has the right to access government information.
- Whenever possible, information held by the District of Sicamous should be available to the public.
Protection of Privacy (POP)
- Individuals have the right to have their personal information protected.
- The District of Sicamous should not improperly collect or disclose personal information.