Our Commitment to Protecting Your Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. The Ontario Libertarian Party will respect your privacy through the protection of any of your personal information that you provide to us. We take great care to keep both confidential and secure all personal information in our possession.
As a registered political party under the Elections Ontario Act, the Ontario Libertarian Party including its Electoral District Associations (or “Constituency Associations”), candidates, nomination contestants and leadership contestants are subject to extensive regulation under that Act.
What is “Personal Information”
“Personal Information” is information about an identifiable individual. It includes information such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone number and other contact information.
Collecting Personal Information
Elections Ontario provides all political parties with a list of electors, including names and postal addresses. We may also collect other information from publicly available data.
We collect personal information from donors and members when they contribute to our Party or purchase a membership. You may also choose to provide us with personal information on a voluntary basis, such as when registering for an event or signing a petition. We are required by law to keep records of donors for tax purposes.
If you submit your e-mail address and/or personal information through our website, you consent to being added to our e-mail list. You may unsubscribe from our e-mail list at any time using the link provided in each email message.
Usage of Personal Information
We use your personal information to communicate with you. As a political party, we believe it is important to communicate with Ontarians on a regular basis.
As a Provincial organization with a riding-based membership system, your personal information may also be disclosed to our local riding associations, candidates, nomination contestants and leadership contestants who may also communicate with you.
Protecting your Personal Information
We maintain security systems to safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure or misuse, and from loss or unauthorized alteration.
We will not sell your personal information that you have chosen to provide us.
Accuracy of Personal Information
We always try to keep your personal information accurate and up-to-date. If you wish to update your personal information, contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or use the link provided in the e-mail we send you.
Our web site contains links to a limited number of other web sites. The Ontario Libertarian Party is not responsible for the content of these web sites.
How to Contact Us
If you no longer wish to receive phone calls or mail from the Ontario Libertarian Party, you may contact us at email@example.com. Please include your name, address and phone number so we can accurately deal with your request.
(Approved by the Executive Committee on January 14, 2019.)