The Government of the Northwest Territories is committed to respecting the privacy of people who visit its website. Therefore, the Government of the Northwest Territories does not automatically gather personal information like name, phone number or email address.
All personal information created, held or collected by the Government of the Northwest Territories is protected in accordance with the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act. This means that at any point of collection you will be asked for consent to collect your information or be advised of the authority for such collection. You will be informed of the purpose for which it is being collected and how to exercise your right of access to that information.
The Government of the Northwest Territories uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or manipulate information, or otherwise cause damage. This software automatically collects the following information:
- Internet Protocol Address (a unique number that identifies to a specific machine that is attached to the Internet);
- Date and time of the visit;
- Pages and files visited/downloaded; and
- Type of operating system and browser used to access the site.
The Government of the Northwest Territories makes no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of the individuals visiting the website, unless an attempt to damage the website has been detected. The collected information may be used to improve web content and security.
A Government of the Northwest Territories website may include links to websites operated by other government agencies, non-profit organizations and private businesses. This privacy statement does not apply to these websites. The Government of the Northwest Territories is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of external websites.
Visitor information is not disclosed to anyone except Government of the Northwest Territories personnel who need the information to carry out responsibilities of their job. Any further disclosure of the personal information given to the Government of the Northwest Territories by email (or submitted through the feedback form) will be subject to the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Information on this web site is provided as a public service by the Government of the Northwest Territories and is intended only for the individual, non-commercial use of web site users.
This web site and all information it contains is provided strictly "as is". The Government of the Northwest Territories makes no representation, warranty, or claim, and provides no guarantee or promises, express or implied, about the information at this web site.
The Government of the Northwest Territories may change or update the information at this site at any time and the Government of the Northwest Territories does not represent or warrant that the information at this site is up-to-date. You may view the information on the strict understanding that neither the Government of the Northwest Territories nor its ministers, officers, employees, or agents shall be liable for losses or damages of any kind that may arise as a result of or in connection with any of the following:
- The use or reliance on any information provided at this site or at any other site that can be accessed from it;
- Inability to access, or lack of availability of, this site, or any information provided at this site.
The Government of the Northwest Territories does not endorse the views or information of web pages externally linked to this site and does not make any representations about or assume any liability for any of the information at these external sites. The Government of the Northwest Territories does not endorse the views or information of web pages that are linked to Government of the Northwest Territories web pages.
Any dispute or action arising with respect to this site or its contents shall be governed by the laws in force in the Northwest Territories, Canada. By using this site, you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of, and to bring any action exclusively in, the courts in the Northwest Territories.
By using this site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions we have set out, and by all applicable laws.