In Ontario, public organizations are governed by the following access and privacy laws:
- Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA)
- Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA)
- Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA)
Your Personal Information
GWSA site’s operating system automatically collects some non-personal information about visits to our website including: IP address of the computer accessing the website; date and time of visit; and web pages visited.
This non-personal information may be used for internal statistical analysis to help make our website more useful to visitors. We do not share any of these statistics with third parties or relate this information to any personal data we collect through other methods.
Spam Or Junk Mail
GWSA does not rent, sell or trade our mailing lists.
GWSA will not send any unsolicited information or promotional emails to members of the public or to GWSA members. Email addresses that are provided to us will only be used for communication on an individual basis or to communicate with a group of members who belong to the same committee or user group.
Linkages to Other Websites
This Website Usage Policy applies only to the GWSA website. Our website contains linkages to other websites. Should you choose to link to another website, you will be subject to their privacy policies. We encourage you to read other websites’ privacy policies, especially if you choose to share any personal information.
Links for third party Web sites are meant for convenience only. No endorsement of any third party’s products or services is expressed or implied by any information, material or content referred to or included on or linked from or to the Site.
The webmaster is responsible for vetting all links to ensure extreme and inappropriate content is not posted on any website associated with GWSA. Links to other websites must only be posted by the webmaster.
You specifically acknowledge that gwsa-guelph.ca is not liable for the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of other users of the Site or third parties, and that the risk of the foregoing rests entirely with you.
gwsa-guelph.ca shall have no liability for any failure of any computer, hardware or software used by you or any others to access the Site.
Reference Document: GWSA WEBSITE USAGE POLICY — Policy COM 32