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Be inspired. Be informed. Be connected.

Keeping pace with today’s changing expectations, technology and legislation make data protection even more complex.

Being a member of the PACC means that you’re part of a community of:

  • Professionals who excel and want to excel
  • Forward thinkers who want to leave their mark through ethical access, privacy and data governance practices
  • Experts at the very same challenges you face in your job and your business – experts you can reach through our national events, local events, and online communities
  • People who care about the profession of information privacy and access to information

PACC membership is your passport to Canada’s privacy, access and data governance community. Join PACC to gain access to:

  • A network of trusted peers
  • Timely, practical and accurate information and training
  • Great networking opportunities with industry peers
  • The knowledge and resources of the nation’s access, privacy and data governance community
  • Discounted fees for professional development and social events
  • Complimentary subscription to The Winston Report quarterly Journal of the access and privacy profession in Canada
  • Access to member-only resources and features
  • The opportunity to belong to an active and vibrant community and contribute to an organization dedicated to supporting Canada’s access and privacy professionals

Let your PACC membership move you and your organization beyond the minimum to attain a truly privacy-aware culture.

Whether you’re new to the privacy, access and data governance community or a seasoned veteran, PACC has a membership option that’s right for you.

Who should join?

• Data Protection Professionals

• Chief Privacy Officers

• ATIP/FOIP Coordinators and Analysts

• Human Resources Professionals

• IT Security Professionals

• Medical/Research Ethicists

• Corporate executives, staff, lawyers and consultants responsible for information privacy, access to information, risk, compliance and data governance.

Discover the benefits of membership

Join the PACC 

* The membership year is from July 1st to June 30th
* Individual membership fees are non-refundable
* Individual memberships within a corporate membership are transferable
* Membership fees are in Canadian dollars
* Membership fees are not pro-rated