Respecting privacy is an important part of the CSCA’s commitment to our members and to the general public.  For clarity and transparency, we provide this notice to explain our information practices within the context of the overarching provisions set by Toronto Metropolitan University and its privacy policy and information protection procedures.   

The Information We Collect and Why

The personal information that the CSCA collects includes:  name, address, e-mail address, telephone number and other relevant contact details and may also include information about your interests in and use of our research, data and services.

Our research model relies upon member support to help fund our research activities and the information that you provide helps focus our research efforts to better serve the needs of our stakeholders and administratively transact your requests.

We also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit our website, such as the type of browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, and the domain name of your Internet service provider.

This statistical data helps us continue to make our site more useful to visitors.

Managing Your Information

  • Distribution List

You can choose at any time to subscribe or unsubscribe from our communications and at no time will the CSCA redistribute your contact information for use by any other third party.  If you contact us without subscribing to our distribution list, we will not use your e-mail for any reason other than responding to the specifics of your inquiry.

  • Member Account

You have control to update information in your member account and at any time can contact the CSCA to confirm what information we have about you.  We will use the member account as a means to coordinate the distribution of our research and data only as you indicate or request.

  • Third Party Links

The CSCA website contains links to other third parties whose information and privacy practices may be different than ours.  These links exist within our website solely for convenience and users should consult the privacy notices of these sites outside of our control.  The CSCA is not responsible for any content on third party websites.

Security Commitment

The CSCA has put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. 

We may need from time to time to amend our privacy practices and you will be notified of any substantial change.