Updated : September 21, 2023
1. COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
1.1 Means by which personal information is collected.
Personal information collected is provided directly by you, either verbally or by filling in blank fields on various Web pages or forms, notably when you :
The collection of certain personal information is subject to specific consent. Terfa undertakes to use only the personal information that is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected. In the event that Terfa wishes to use your personal information for a purpose other than that described in this Policy, we must obtain your prior consent.
If you decide to refuse or withdraw your consent as regards the collection, use, or sharing of your personal information, we will provide you with relevant information explaining the consequences of such withdrawal. Please note, however, that if you refuse to allow Terfa to collect certain essential personal information (such as your contact information), we may not be able to provide you with the products or services you have requested.
1.3 Managing your preferences
At any time, you can contact Terfa to update your personal information or modify or delete certain information collected, by calling our reception desk (418-735-5222) or by sending an email to 32,97,100,109,105,110,105,115,116,114,97,116,105,111,110,64,116,101,114,102,97,46,99,97|97,100,109,105,110,105,115,116,114,97,116,105,111,110,64,116,101,114,102,97,46,99,97||||
1.4 Categories of personal information
Terfa has grouped the personal information it may collect from you into categories, along with the purposes for which it is collected. Please note that if certain categories do not apply to you, Terfa does not collect the personal information associated with them. In addition, several categories of personal information may apply.
|Catégories de renseignements||Examples of information|
Purposes for which your information is collected
|1. Identification information|
|2. Payment information|
|4. Information on your use of our websites or applications|
|5. Information on hunting, fishing, or entering a random draw|
|6. Information in reply to a question, comment, or complaint|
|7. Information with respect to external suppliers or corporate customers|
|8. Information on applying for a position at Terfa|
1.5 Access to your personal information
Personal information collected by Terfa is accessible to its employees or representatives who require it in the performance of their duties. Employees or representatives must at all times ensure the confidentiality of such information and must undergo regular training and awareness-raising activities concerning the security and protection of personal information.
2. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Terfa may share your personal information with third parties, service providers, or partners as part of its activities and mission.
2.1 Communication with suppliers and partners
Terfa may share your personal information with its service providers or partners.
Certain personal information may be communicated to suppliers without your consent, in accordance with the Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information, when such communication is necessary for the performance of a mandate or the execution of a service or business contract entrusted to Terfa. These suppliers use your personal information only to provide the services they have retained, which are related to the purposes described in this Policy.
For example, Terfa may communicate your personal information to the following suppliers:
Service providers for payment processing.
Suppliers for communications, email, and cookie management.
Suppliers of IT products and services.
Cloud computing, Web hosting, and data processing services.
When Terfa communicates your personal information to these suppliers, it ensures that the contracts include the necessary protection clauses to ensure the confidentiality of your personal information.
2.2 Communication with authorities and other bodies
In certain specific situations, Terfa may have to disclose your personal information without your consent, in particular in the following cases:
To regulatory authorities, government ministries, or public bodies that request it under powers granted to them by law or when the information is required for the application of a law.
To the police if the information is required for an investigation they are conducting, or if the information is the subject of a search warrant or disclosure order.
3. RETENTION AND DESTRUCTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
3.1 Retention of personal information
Personal information held by Terfa is stored on secure servers located in Canada. However, Terfa may retain the services of suppliers located outside the country.
Terfa will keep your personal information secure for as long as it is needed to carry out its activities, fulfill its mission, and provide you with its services. Terfa will retain your information in accordance with the act respecting the protection of personal information.
3.2 Destruction of personal information
Once the useful life of personal information has expired, Terfa ensures that it is destroyed or anonymized. Destruction or anonymization is carried out in a secure manner, in accordance with applicable best practices.
4. PRIVACY PROTECTION MEASURES
Terfa is responsible for protecting the personal information it holds. It implements security measures to ensure the protection of your personal information as it is collected, used, communicated, stored, and destroyed.
Terfa has implemented the following protection measures :
|Physical protection measures .|
Technological protection measures
Employee protection measures
5. REQUEST FOR ACCESS AND RECTIFICATION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may at any time contact the persons responsible for access to documents and the protection of personal information, for any request for access to information concerning documents held by Terfa or concerning your personal information.
You may consult the personal information that Terfa has collected about you and ask us to update or correct it. To do so, you may address your request in writing and forward it to the persons responsible for the application of the Act :
Person responsible for access to document and protection of personal information
Territoire d'expériences récréatives des forêts anciennes (Terfa)
6. HANDLING COMPLAINTS AND QUESTIONS
In order to constantly improve the quality of its services, Terfa attaches great importance to customer complaints and comments. To make a complaint regarding the protection of personal information, we invite you to write to the following email address : 32,97,100,109,105,110,105,115,116,114,97,116,105,111,110,64,116,101,114,102,97,46,99,97|97,100,109,105,110,105,115,116,114,97,116,105,111,110,64,116,101,114,102,97,46,99,97||||
If you have any questions about this Policy or our personal information handling practices, you can contact us by email or post, as follows:
Territoire d'expériences récréatives des forêts anciennes (Terfa)
1500, Chemin Duchénier,
Québec, G0K 1S0
We invite you to consult the Policy regularly to ensure that you are familiar with the most recent version.