Terms of Use

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using this site.
Welcome to the official site of the Bahá’í Community of Canada. By using this site (hereinafter the “Site”), you signify your agreement to all the terms, conditions and notices (including our Privacy Policy) contained herein or referenced elsewhere on our Site (hereinafter “Terms of Use”).

This Site contains copyrighted material and other proprietary information including photographs, text, video and graphics (hereinafter the “Content”). All such Content on this Site is protected by copyright, trademarks and other rights, which are owned and/or controlled by the Bahá’í Community of Canada. Such ownership and/or control extend to the selection, arrangement and enhancement of the content.

All articles and photographs in this Site may be freely reprinted, re-emailed, re-posted to the World Wide Web and otherwise reproduced by an individual or organization for non-commercial and information purposes only, subject to the terms set down below.

Provided you comply with the following terms, no further express permission is required. If you wish to vary any of the terms for a specific non-commercial use, express written permission from the Bahá’í Community of Canada must be obtained.

Copyrights issues

  • Unless specifically stated to the contrary, copyright must at all times be attributed to the Bahá’í Community of Canada by stating, where appropriate, either “Reprinted with permission of the Bahá’í Community of Canada” or “Reproduced with permission of the Bahá’í Community of Canada” or © Bahá’í Community of Canada.
  • The reproduction must be accompanied by a link to this website (in on-line media) or the URL (www.building-community.ca) of this Site (in other media).
  • Photographs and articles cannot be used in any way, including, without limitation, suggesting an association with or endorsement of any product service, opinion or cause, which conflicts with the intent and premise of the original source.
  • Photographs may be edited for size only. Captions with author attribution, if any, must remain with the photographs at all times.
  • Although this blanket permission to reproduce articles and photographs from this Site is given freely such that no special permission is required save as previously set out herein, the Bahá’í Community of Canada retains full copyright protection for its stories and photographs under all applicable national and international laws.
  • You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.

No warranties
The Bahá’í Community of Canada will not be responsible to any person or organization for any liability for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages that may result from any access to or use of the Content on the Site.

The Bahá’í Community of Canada retains the right to deny access to anyone at its complete discretion for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to, violation of any of the Terms of Use.

Additional policies
This Site provides links to other Web sites affiliated with the Bahá’í Community of Canada that may have Terms of Use policies different from, or in addition to, the Terms of Use specified herein, particularly in the case of sites hosting third-party content. By accessing such Web sites through links provided on this Web site, you agree to abide by each applicable Terms of Use policy as specified therein.

The Bahá’í Community of Canada reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms of Use at any time with or without notice, so please check the Terms of Use regularly for any changes or updates.

Privacy Policy

On this Site we try to ensure your privacy. We only collect personal information provided by you on a voluntary basis, in order to respond to your queries and to send information and material that you request.

Visitors to this Site are not tracked, except to produce aggregate statistical data which will not identify individual users. Steps have been taken to ensure that all information collected from you will remain secure, free from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Please keep in mind that if you leave this Site via a link, the other site may have a different policy regarding privacy.

We may occasionally update this Privacy Policy, so we encourage you to review our Privacy Policy regularly.

If you wish to correct your personal information, or have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at externalaffairs@cdnbnc.org.