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Rules and regulations

Regulations are rules that are governed by law and backed by the use of penalties. Regulations are made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council and have to be followed.

Rules are established standards or guides set up by an authority that must be followed in order to carry out the duties of a law or legislation. A rule explains how you should interact with an organization.

The following regulations, made under the authority of the Police Services Act, further develop and clarify the legal responsibilities and powers of the Office of the Independent Police Review Director: 
The OIPRD has also created a set of rules to help in the fair and effective day-to-day running of the public complaint system: