Authorization to Release Information and Disclaimer

To receive pre-arrival services funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), I, hereby authorize OCCSC In-TAC Pre-Arrival Services or its authorized partners and representatives to hold and/or release my personal and service information, documents and/or records for the purpose of providing me with pre-arrival services. I also authorize OCCSC In-TAC to record my personal and service data on a secure and protected federal IRCC database for program monitoring and supervision purposes.

I give consent to receive phone calls, emails and notifications from the OCCSC In-TAC Pre-Arrival Services and its authorized partners and representatives regarding the pre- and post-arrival services, online activities, and webinars to prepare to live in Canada.

I understand that the information I provide to OCCSC In-TAC Pre-Arrival Services and its authorized partners and representatives will be kept confidential at all times and held in accordance with the Privacy Act and other federal and provincial privacy legislation. The collected information will be used by the authorized staff to determine service eligibility, service delivery, and generate anonymous data, statistical reports, and program evaluation. Under no circumstance will any of my information provided to OCCSC In-TAC Pre-Arrival Services and its authorized partners and representatives be disclosed to anyone else without my prior knowledge and consent, except when required by a Canadian government body or agency, or as permitted by law. I understand that if I have any further questions, I can contact the manager of the OCCSC In-TAC Pre-Arrival Services.

 

Disclaimer:

I acknowledge that the information provided by OCCSC In-TAC is as accurate as possible on the date it is provided. The information provided by OCCSC In-TAC is for general information purposes only and should not be considered as legal advice. This disclaimer will expire one year from the date of signing.

OCCSC In-TAC is not responsible for the content of the websites and resources mentioned and linked to on its website.

I hereby agree to accept the terms and conditions included in this document and further certify that checking the box below counts as an electronic signature.

 

IRCC Consent Statement

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) may want to contact you in the future. They will ask only about IRCC services, including services you receive from our organization, and if these services were useful to you and helped you settle in Canada. IRCC will use your answers, and answers from other immigrants, to improve services for all immigrants. This is voluntary: you are not obligated to answer IRCC’s questions. IRCC will not use your information to make any decisions about you personally. I consent IRCC, or an independent research company acting for IRCC, contact me in future.