COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
When you use our website, you may be asked for personally identifiable information such as your name, address, date of birth, email address, telephone number. By giving us such information, you consent to our using it in the manner described in this policy. You may withdraw your consent at any time by emailing us. We will return or destroy any specific information you have provided us within five days of receipt of your withdrawal of consent. Cookie information, pages you have requested and your IP address may also be recorded by us and/or third parties from your browser as set out in this policy.
USE OF PERFORMANCE DATA
We will use performance data, including performance statistics, bug fixes and other similar data (“Performance Data”) uploaded to our websites or acquired through our services. We may use such Performance Data in any way, including, but not limited to, using, editing, altering, reproducing, publishing and/or distributing the Performance Data for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, provided that such Performance Data is stripped of all personally identifiable information.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use personal information to allow us to respond to your inquiries, provide customized information to you about provincial, federal and municipal government issues, send out e-newsletters and other communications messages as well as to help personalize your visit to our website. We may occasionally carry out research and send you details of issues that we think may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive such information, please e-mail or, alternatively, when we send you an e-mail, it will contain a provision for you to opt out of receiving any further information from us.
DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Third-party advertisers may also create and access cookies, which will be subject to their privacy policies – we accept no responsibility or liability for the use of such third parties’ cookies. If you do not wish cookies to be placed on your desktop or handheld device, then they can be disabled in your web browser. The option to do so is normally found in your browser’s “security settings” section. Please note that permanently disabling cookies in your browser may hinder your use of our website as well as other websites and interactive services.
All security on our websites is treated seriously. Where applicable, we undertake security steps, including use of SSL technology, on our back-end systems that store visitor information and to protect data transmissions. However, this is not a guarantee that such data transmissions cannot be accessed, altered or deleted due to firewall or other security software failures. If you have any further concerns about security, please contact us.