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5 Stages of Compliance

CRTC has communicated what is required in order to claim a due diligence defence. A fully compliant program is detailed in Bulletin CRTC 2014-326. We have summarized all elements into these 5 stages:

The 5 Stages of CASL Compliance:

  1. Pre-Assessment what are your organization's current electronic messaging practices
  2. Design - we generate a gap report and design a program to close the gaps
  3. Document - write your Electronic Messaging Policies & Procedures manual
  4. Track - set up data tracking to track consent and suppression dates
  5. Train - create training materials and run staff training sessions