NDP

Privacy Policy

This page summarizes our privacy policy and information practices for NS.NDP.ca. The Nova Scotia New Democratic Party (NS NDP) has been in the lead in the battle to protect the personal information of Nova Scotians for decades. We are strongly committed to ensuring that the information you provide to us through our website remains private and secure.

When visiting NS.NDP.ca, your privacy is respected. Our policy is in strict compliance with Canadian privacy laws, as well as provincial electoral and political party financing laws and regulations.

How we collect information about you:

We collect no personal information about you through NS.NDP.ca, such as your name, address and telephone number, without your permission. When you visit our website, you may choose to provide us with personal information for the specific purpose of becoming involved with the NS NDP, whether as a member, volunteer or as a financial contributor. You may also wish to become a subscriber to our website in order to receive news and information which may be of interest to you.

How we use your information:

We only use your personal information to communicate with you about the NS NDP and its activities, as well as to provide you with news and information. We do not sell your personal information to anyone under any circumstances, nor do we share it with any third parties except as strictly required by law.

The information you provide when you make a contribution to the NS NDP, other than your credit card information and telephone number, will be communicated to Elections Nova Scotia in accordance with the provincial financial contributions laws.

Because the NS NDP is a section of the New Democratic Party of Canada, we may share your personal information internally with our national party, as well as our local constituency or riding associations. If you have been a contributor, we may contact you again to seek your financial support.

How to update records or to unsubscribe from our website:

We strive to ensure that your personal information is accurate and current to the best of our ability. You may update or correct the information you provide to us by e-mailing us using the secure Contact Form found on the “Contact Us” area of the website. If you have subscribed to our website to receive information from us, you may unsubscribe by replying to an e-mail and inserting the word “unsubscribe” in the subject line. If you change your email address, you can unsubscribe from our mailing list and sign up again with your new e-mail address. You can also contact us by mail, phone or fax at the address and numbers listed below.

How we protect your information:

It is very important to us that the personal information you provide to us is secure. Our website contains security measures in order to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of the information under our control. Our server is located in a secure environment.

Information about children:

The NS NDP does not ask for personal information about children under 14 years of age. Membership in the NS NDP is restricted to persons aged 14 and over. Persons under the age of 18 (voting age) are not permitted to contribute via our website.

How you may contact us:

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or the information you have provided to us online, simply email us using the secure Contact Form found in the “Contact Us” area of our website.

You can also reach us by regular mail at the following address:

Nova Scotia New Democratic Party

Suite 603, 5151 George Street,
Halifax, NS   B3J 1M5

Attention: Privacy Officer

Toll Free: 1-800-753-7696
(902) 423-9217
(902) 423-9618 (fax)