Privacy Policy

Our Commitment to Protecting

Your Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. The Courtenay-Alberni Conservative Association 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 electoral district association (“riding association”), under the Conservative Party of Canada our candidates and nomination contestants are subject to extensive regulation under the Canada Elections Act, including in particular, public disclosure requirements for contributions over $200.


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 Canada provides all political parties with a list of electors, including names and postal addresses. We collect other information from publicly available data

We collect personal information from donors and members when they contribute to our Association 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, or by clicking here.


Usage of Personal Information

We use your personal information to communicate with you. As a political Association, we believe it is important to communicate with our members on a regular basis.

As a part of a national organization your personal information may also be disclosed to our national Party, candidates, nomination contestants and leadership contestants who may also communicate with you.

Additionally, non-personal information may be collected by the Courtenay-Alberni Association through the use of cookies, including third-party cookies. Cookies allow us to track how people are using our site and help us deliver better content to our visitors. We may use this information, in aggregate, to improve our site or to assist in advertising.

Visitors can opt-out of many of the advertising features used by this site and others by adjusting their Google Ads Settings, or through free services like the Network Advertising Initiative’s Consumer Opt-Out page: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.


Protecting your Personal


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


We always try to keep your personal information accurate and up-to-date. If you wish to update your personal information, contact us by email at [email protected]


External Links

Our web site contains links to a limited number of other web sites. The Courtenay-Alberni Association is not responsible for the content of these web sites.


How to Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or complaints about the Courtenay-Alberni privacy policy or the information we collect, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected], or by regular mail at:

Courtenay-Alberni Conservative Association

P.O. Box 174 STN Main

Parksville, BC

V9P 2G4

If you no longer wish to receive phone calls or mail from the Courtenay-Alberni Association, you may contact us at [email protected].

Please include your name, address and phone number so we can accurately deal with your request.