The Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act sets out Yukoners’ rights to access government held information about themselves, as well as government information, with certain limited exceptions. It also ensures the privacy of personal information is protected.
Yukon government is seeking input on broad, guiding principles related to access to information and privacy protection as well as the public’s experiences and views on the current act.
The public engagement is taking place from June 1 to July 31, 2016.
We are seeking public input on the possibility of National Aboriginal Day becoming an additional statutory holiday in Yukon.
The Government of Yukon is beginning a review of the Forest Resources Act. The review presents the opportunity to ensure our forest legislation meets the needs of First Nations, industry and the public while protecting the health of our forests.
Public consultation on the off-road vehicle regulations was carried out for 60 days, ending on June 22, 2015. Comments received during this review period will be considered in the development of the ORV management areas regulation.