The Township of Guelph/Eramosa respects the privacy of those who visit our web site. This page summarizes the privacy policy and practices for the Township of Guelph/Eramosa website www.get.on.ca.

The Township of Guelph/Eramosa 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 e-mail.

All personal information created, held or collected by the Township of Guelph/Eramosa is governed by the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

The Township of Guelph/Eramosa does not use "cookies" to track how our visitors use this site or to determine sites previously visited. (A "cookie" is a small text file that is stored on a user's computer, placed there by a Web server for future access and retrieval of stored information.)

Information on individual visitors is used by the Township of Guelph/Eramosa’s employees who need to know the information in order to respond to your request or to ensure the security of this system. We only share information you give us with another government department if your inquiry relates to that department. We do not use the information to create individual profiles, nor do we disclose this information to anyone outside the Township of Guelph/Eramosa unless we are required to do so by law.

The Township’s web server logs visitor activity to help manage the web site. Information stored in logs does not identify visitors personally. The logs store the domain name and IP address from which the Township’s web site was accessed; the type of browser and operating system used; the date and time the site was accessed; the pages visited; and the country or region of the world from which the site was accessed. The Township uses this information to learn how many visitors the web site has, where they are coming from, which parts of the Township's web site are of most interest to visitors, and other facts that help the Township improve the web site and the services offered.

This privacy statement applies exclusively to information collected by the Township of Guelph/Eramosa's web site.  The Township site has links to other sites that may collect personally identifiable information about visitors. This privacy policy does not cover third party data collection practices and the Township does not assume any responsibility for the actions of third parties.