Important Notices

Copyright/Permission to Reproduce

Materials on this website were produced and/or compiled by the Canadian Public Arts Funders (CPAF) Secretariat for the purpose of sharing news and information about CPAF’s mission, members and activities with Canadians.

Information posted on this site is intended to be readily available for personal and public non-commercial use and may be reproduced, in whole or in part and by any means, without charge or further permission from CPAF. We ask only that:

  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;
  • CPAF be identified as the source agency; and, the reproduction is not represented as an official version of the materials reproduced, nor as having been made, in affiliation with or with the endorsement of CPAF.

Copyright/Permission to Reproduce Third-Party Materials

Some of the materials and graphical elements found on the site are subject to copyrights held by other organizations. Some restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and it may be necessary to seek permission from the rights holder prior to reproducing the material.

To obtain information concerning copyright ownership and restrictions on reproduction on this site, please contact:

Partnership and Networks Officer
Canada Council for the Arts
350 Albert Street
Post Office Box 1047
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V8
1-800-263-5588 / 613-566-4414, extension 5144

info@cpaf-opsac.org

 

Hyperlinking Notice

This website provides links to various websites. CPAF is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability, currency or official languages of the information contained on external sites.

Privacy Notice

CPAF is committed to providing visitors with a website that respects their privacy. This Privacy Notice summarizes the privacy policy and practices.

Our website does not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address. We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an e-mail.

Official Languages Notice

The CPAF Secretariat respects the Official Languages Act and the relevant Treasury Board policies, and is committed to ensuring all information on the CPAF website is available in both English and French. However, users should be aware that some information from external sources that are not subject to the Official Languages Act is only provided as a courtesy and is available only in the language in which it was provided.

Accessibility Notice

CPAF is committed to equitable access to information, regardless of the technologies used. We are continually striving to make our site accessible to all, including persons with disabilities and to those who use assistive devices.

This website is developed in the spirit of the Common Look and Feel Standards for the Internet, including the Accessibility Standards which require compliance with the World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C) Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Guidelines Version 1.0 - Priority 1 and 2 Checkpoints.


Privacy Notice

The Canadian Public Funders Network (CPAF) is committed to providing visitors with websites that respect their privacy. This page summarizes the privacy policy and practices of the CPAF website.

The CPAF website does not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address. We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an e-mail.

All personal information held or collected by CPAF is protected under the federal Privacy Act. This means that should you correspond voluntarily with CPAF by electronic mail or any other medium, the personal information that we hold, create and collect from you is used only for administrative and statistical purposes and is not shared or disclosed to anyone outside CPAF without your consent.

CPAF employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. This software receives and records the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer that has contacted our website, the date and time of the visit and the pages visited. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals visiting our site unless an attempt to damage the site has been detected.

CPAF occasionally uses "cookies" to track how our visitors use this site or to determine sites previously visited. The cookies we use do not allow us to identify individuals. They are compiled into statistical information on traffic patterns and are used to assess site efficiency.

Any questions or comments regarding this policy or the administration of the Privacy Act at the Canada Council for the Arts,which serves as the CPAF Secretariat, may be directed to:

Debbie Stenson
Access to Information and Privacy Coordinator

Canada Council for the Arts
350 Albert Street P.O. Box 1047
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V8
Telephone: (613) 566-4414, ext. 4696

Toll free: 1-800-268-5533, ext. 4696
Facsimile (613) 566-4390

If you are not satisfied with our response to your privacy concern, you may wish to contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner by e-mail at: info@privcom.gc.ca, by telephone at 1-800-282-1376 or visit the Office of the Privacy Commissioner Website.

Important Notices

Date Modified: 2011-03-01