Here is what the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario have to say about it:
Major highlights or summary of the blog:
- If you belong to the private sector, you are allowed to store data outside of your province and even Canada.
- However, it is your responsibility to make sure that your data storage service provider (or any cloud services) has strong data privacy and security policies in place.
- Because you are accountable for the secure transfer of the data that you own.