At the Société Développement Économique de la Colombie-britannique (SDECB), we are committed to protecting the privacy of all the personal information. Therefore, we have established this Statement of Privacy Principles to govern how we collect, use, retain and disclose personal information. In handling customer and employee personal information, we abide by the following principles:
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
We may use or disclose your personal information for the purposes for which it was collected, other purposes you consent to, or as required or permitted by law.
We will keep your personal information only as long as needed to satisfy the purposes for which it was collected or as required or permitted by law.
We aim to keep our records of your personal information as accurate and up to date as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it is used.
Visitors to this site are not required to provide any individually identifiable information and it is always your choice whether or not to provide this.
- To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and offerings in which you are most interested.
- To improve our website in order to better serve you.
- To allow us to better service you in responding to your requests.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
- To send periodic emails regarding our free services.
The right to object is understood as the possibility offered to Internet users to refuse to allow their personal information to be used for certain purposes mentioned during the collection.
The right of withdrawal is understood as the possibility for Internet users to request that their personal information no longer appear, for example, in a mailing list.
To exercise these rights, e-mail communications will always include the sender’s identification and the “unsubscribe” option. You may also refuse or withdraw your consent for certain purposes at any time by contacting us.
As noted above, we may not be able to provide you with our services if you withdraw your consent to our use of your personal information.
Our address is:
220-155 7E Avenue Quest
Vancouver, C.B. V6J 1S1