Privacy Statement

Privacy Policy

The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is committed to managing the collection, retention and dissemination of personal and non-personal information in a manner which complies with the requirements of the Assessment Act, the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and all other relevant legislation, regulations and judicial rulings.

Except as required by law, MPAC does not release personal information, or any other data which would divulge the identity of an individual. While MPAC may release aggregate information in the form of demographic studies constructed from the analysis of personal information, these studies do not identify individuals. Further, MPAC does not release actual income or expense information except where statutorily required to do so.

Information collected and retained by MPAC is located in a secure, password protected database. Only authorized MPAC employees have access to this information. Any violation of the MPAC Privacy Policy by an employee will result in disciplinary actions against that employee.

If you have any questions regarding the collection, use and disclosure practices of MPAC, please contact our Freedom of Information Office at 905-837-6188.


External Links Disclaimer

There are Web sites linked to and from this site that are operated or created by or for organizations outside of MPAC. Those organizations are solely responsible for the operation and information, including the right to display such information, found on their respective Web sites. The linking to or from this site does not imply on the part of the MPAC any endorsement or guarantee of any of the organizations or the information, including the right to display such information, found on their respective Web sites. These linked Web sites may or may not be available in French.

MPAC does not assume and is not responsible for any liability whatsoever for the linking of any of these Web sites, the operation, content or the right to display such information of any of the linked Web sites, nor for any of the information, interpretation, comments or opinions expressed in any of the linked Web sites. Any comments or inquiries regarding the linked Web sites are to be directed to the particular organization for whom the particular Web site is being operated.


Use of Cookies

Some parts of the MPAC Web site may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

Cookies provide a convenience feature to save you time. They tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page which helps MPAC recall your specific information on subsequent visits to the MPAC Web site. MPAC does not use "cookies" for logging statistical information for site usage reports.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to access some of the services on our Web site.

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