Submissions to Government

Our Submissions to Government are open to the public. They are presented here in a non-accessible PDF format. If you would like to receive an accessible web version, please contact us by email.


Privacy Act Modernization

  • October 08, 2019

The CBA supports modernizing the Privacy Act and suggests changes to bringing it in line with privacy legislation governing the private sector (PIPEDA).

Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Constitutional & Human Rights and 1 more..., Privacy and Access

Landing Process

  • October 03, 2019

The CBA recommends eliminating or improving the immigration landing process requirement.

Immigration Law

Financial Institution's Draft Instruction Guide

  • September 30, 2019

The CBA comments on the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institution's Draft Instruction Guide on applications for authorization of amendments that would reduce benefits in defined benefit pension plans.

CCCA, Labour & Employment, Pension and Benefits Law

Regulation of Immigration Consultants

  • September 11, 2019

The CBA makes recommendations for the bylaws and regulations to the College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants Act.

Administrative Law, Immigration Law

Transfers of Information for Processing

  • August 28, 2019

The CBA says a proposed change in the Privacy Commissioner’s position on transfers of information for processing could introduce uncertainty in the law and be inconsistent with PIPEDA.

Business Law, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 2 more..., Privacy and Access, Taxation Law

Foreign Remote Workers with Employers Outside of Canada

  • August 21, 2019

The CBA raises concerns and seeks clarification on situations where work permits under the Temporary Foreign Workers Program are issued to foreign telecommuters working for foreign employers from office space in Canada.

Immigration Law, Labour & Employment