Copyright

In using this web site, you agree that the content hereof (including graphics, photos, images and written material) is provided by Stantec Inc. The content of this web site is protected by copyrights, trademark, and other proprietary rights. You acknowledge that these rights are valid, and that your use of the content of this web site will be governed by applicable copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws.

All of the content of the Stantec Inc. web site is protected by Canadian and international copyright laws as a collective work and/or compilation, and Stantec Inc. owns a copyright in the content and the coordination, arrangement, and any enhancement of such content. You may make one copy of any item of content, including copyrighted material, for your personal use, provided that you must ensure that any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notices associated therewith are included in such copy, exactly as they appear in the original content. Except as specifically provided herein, none of the content of this web site shall be copied, modified, published, sold, or transferred, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Stantec Inc.

Limitation of Liability
Neither Stantec Inc. nor any of its subsidiary or affiliated corporations will be liable to any third party with respect to any of the materials contained in this web site, nor any use of or reliance on such materials by any third party. Furthermore neither Stantec Inc. nor any of its subsidiary or affiliated corporations will be liable for any damages (including special or consequential damages) or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to or alteration of, this web site, or the materials in it. The foregoing limitation of liability is subject to applicable law.

This web site and the material and content hereof are provided "as is", and without any warranty, express or implied, of any kind. The foregoing limitation of implied warranties is subject to applicable law.

Stantec Inc. reserves the right to modify or amend the contents of this web site at any time and without notice.

Member companies of Stantec Inc. provide services throughout the world. The information contained in this web site shall not be construed as an offer to provide such services in any particular jurisdiction, as such offer of services may require special licensing or other regulatory qualification pursuant to local law. To determine whether any or all of our services are available in a particular jurisdiction please contact Stantec Inc. directly.

Links to Third Party Sites
This web site may contain links to third party sites. These links are provided as a convenience to the users of this web site and Stantec Inc. and its subsidiary and affiliated corporations do not control or endorse the content of such third party sites. You acknowledge and agree that Stantec Inc. and its subsidiary and affiliated corporations are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any third  party sites linked to from this web site, make no representations or warranties regarding the content or accuracy of information available on such third party sites, and shall not be liable for any damages or injury arising out of or in any way connected to a dispute with another site.

Privacy Policy

Stantec Inc. values its relationships with you as a client, investor or other member of the public and is committed to the protection of your personal information. As of January 1, 2004, we intend to meet our obligations under private sector privacy laws.

By accessing the Stantec website, subdomains of www.stantec.com and other related landing pages, you are accepting and agreeing to the practices outlined in this policy.

Various provincial, state and federal laws, both in Canada and the United States, govern the collection, use and disclosure by Stantec Inc. of personal information used for a commercial activity.

Privacy Compliance
In order to comply with these laws, we will:

  • Obtain consent for collecting, using, and disclosing personal information, except when inappropriate (e.g. in an emergency or when consent would compromise the availability or accuracy of the information). We will obtain your consent in a form appropriate to the sensitivity of the information and allow you to modify or withdraw your consent.
  • Collect personal information only for reasonable purposes and only as much as is reasonable for those purposes. Except when inappropriate, we will collect personal information directly from you and inform you of how we will use and disclose the information.
  • Use and disclose personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected, unless you consent to a new use or the privacy laws permit use or disclosure without consent.
  • On request, provide you with information about the existence, use and disclosure of your personal information and provide access to that information, if reasonable. On request, we will correct information that is inaccurate, other than opinions.
  • Ensure that any personal information is as accurate as necessary for the collection purposes; ensure that personal information is secure; and keep the information only as long as reasonable for business and legal reasons.
  • Designate an individual to make sure that we comply with privacy laws and make information about our management of personal information available on request

Purposes for Collection, Use, and Disclosure
When we collect personal information from our clients, investors and other members of the public, it will be used and disclosed for the following purposes to:

  • Establish and maintain responsible commercial relations with you
  • Understand your service and/or project needs
  • Develop, enhance, market or provide products and services to you
  • Manage and develop our business and operations
  • Meet legal and regulatory requirements

Automatic Information Collection
When you visit the site, Stantec automatically collects information, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions and operating system and platform. For example, Stantec uses IP addresses to help deliver regionally-specific content based on where you access to the Stantec site. In addition, we receive and store certain types of usage information whenever you interact with our site, including what pages you visit, frequency of visits and activities you perform on our site. Stantec receives and records traffic data using Google Analytics including your IP address, Stantec cookies and the page you requested. Stantec uses this data to help diagnose problems with its server and analyze trends. We may also use any data we collect through the site to better understand and market to our customers or website visitors.

Do We Use Cookies?
Yes, cookies are small files of numbers and letters that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive. Some cookies used on this site are essential and are needed to ensure that the site works correctly, such as maintaining the background image that you see on each web page.

We also use some non-essential cookies, which allow us to collect data about the number of visitors and user interaction with the site and to understand and save preferences for future visits. This enables us to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. This information is collected in a way which does not identify website users and no attempt is made to find out the personal identities of any of our users.

By accessing and using our website you agree to our use of cookies and the collection of your personal information as described herein.

If you do not wish to  use cookies, this feature can be disabled by changing the settings on your browser. However, if you do disable cookies, certain parts of our site will be unavailable to you.

When you voluntarily give us your personal information and we only use or disclose it for the above purposes, you are giving us your consent. If we intend to use or disclose your personal information for a purpose other than those above, we will seek your further consent.

If you object to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information for the above purposes, please contact Stantec's privacy officer.

You may withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions, by giving us reasonable notice.

If you have questions about the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information, you may contact Stantec Inc.'s privacy officer.

Protection of Personal Information
Stantec will use reasonable security safeguards to protect your personal information against unauthorized access, use, disclosure, loss, modification or destruction. Stantec's employees will continue to follow Stantec Inc.'s long-standing Confidentiality policy as well as other security policies and procedures.

Access and Correction Requests
Anybody can request access to their own personal information and can also request correction of an error or omission in their personal information. In responding to an access request, we may have to sever some personal information in accordance with the exception provisions in the legislation.

Requests for access to or correction of your personal information should be made in writing to Stantec's privacy officer.

Handling Complaints
If you feel that Stantec Inc. is not complying with its Privacy policy or with private sector privacy laws, you may lodge a complaint with the privacy officer who will appoint someone in authority to investigate the complaint. The Complaint handling process is outlined in our Privacy policy. If the complaint is not resolved to your satisfaction, you may make a written request to the appropriate provincial, state or federal privacy officials asking them to investigate the complaint. Contact information for various privacy officials is identified below:

Alberta The Commissioner may be contacted at:

#401, 9925 - 109 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2J8
Ph: (780) 422-6860
[email protected]

Canada For complaints under PIPEDA, you may contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada at:

112 Kent Street
Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 1H3
Ph: (613) 995-8210
[email protected]