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The information provided is collected under section 5.1(1)(a)(i) of the Department of Employment and Social Development Act and/or section 12(e) of the Canadian Passport Order. The information provided is used for the purpose of booking an appointment with Service Canada. Refusing to provide information will result in not being able to book an appointment with Service Canada.
The information may be shared within Service Canada to improve services through evaluations, reports and research. This will never result in an administrative decision being made about you.
Your personal information is administered in accordance with the Department of Employment and Social Development Act, Privacy Act and other applicable laws. You have the right of access to and protection of your personal information, which is described in Personal Information Bank – Passport Program (ESDC PPU 708). Instructions for obtaining this information are outlined in the government publication titled, Information about Programs and Information Holdings.
If you are not satisfied with our response to your privacy, you have the right to file a complaint with the Privacy Commissioner of Canada regarding how ESDC handles your personal information at: https://www.priv.gc.ca/en/report-a-concern.