Website Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability and Privacy Policies

Website Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability and Privacy Policies


With respect to all information provided in or linked to through this website, The Society of Notaries Public of British Columbia (“BC Notaries”) makes no warranties of any kind, express or implied (including warranties of fitness for a particular purpose) and shall not be liable for any loss arising out of use of this information, including without limitation any indirect or consequential damages.

BC Notaries presents the information on this website as a service to our users. While the information on this site is about legal issues, it is not legal advice. For those using this website who are not legal professionals, we urge you to seek advice from a notary public.

BC Notaries may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Site at any time without notice. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Society may change the availability of any features, institute new, or change existing, fees or charges; add, remove, modify or otherwise change any contents on this Site; and/or impose limits on certain features or restrict access to parts or all of this Site. BC Notaries reserves the right, but not the duty, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this Site at any time without notice.

Certain websites may be linked to this Site. Not all of these links may have been permitted by BC Notaries. Regardless of whether a link has been permitted by us, BC Notaries is not responsible for the contents of any website that is linked to this Site. BC Notaries makes no representations or warranties, and does not endorse any website that is linked to this Site, the contents of any such website, the information appearing on any such website, or any of the products or services described on any such website. The fact that a website is linked to this Site does not imply that BC Notaries sponsors, endorses or is affiliated or associated with the entity that owns or is responsible for the website.

Any use of or reliance on this Site or the contents of this Site shall be at your sole risk. BC Notaries makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding this Site or the contents of this Site, all of which are provided on an “AS IS” basis. BC Notaries expressly disclaims all representations, warranties, conditions and endorsements. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, BC Notaries makes no warranty as to the accuracy, quality or completeness of the contents of this Site, nor to title or non-infringement, nor to the absence of any software virus or other harmful component. BC Notaries does not warrant that this Site will continue to operate, will operate without interruptions, or that it will be error-free.

None of the information provided on this Site is provided as legal advice and you agree that it will not be relied upon as such.

Limitation of liability

In no circumstances shall BC Notaries, its Directors, officers, employees or contractors be responsible or liable for any loss or damages whatsoever, including (without limiting the generality of the foregoing) any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages, arising from or in connection with your use of, access to or your reliance on, or your inability to use or access, this Site, any contents of this Site, any external links on this Site, any website linked to this Site, or any contents thereof, or any website linking to this Site, or any contents thereof.

Privacy Policy

Feb 5 2007

BC Notaries is committed to protecting your privacy. You are always free to browse our website without identifying yourself. Should you lodge a complaint over the website, we do ask you for some personal information. This privacy statement discloses the information gathering and privacy practices for our website.

We use your personal information:
to customize the delivery of information to you
to process and deal with your complaints in accordance with process policy (see Complaint & Discipline Process)

We may also use the information you provide to us to generate statistics and aggregate reports for internal use. These statistics and aggregate reports will not contain any personally identifiable information. Your identity is kept anonymous. The information you provide to us on the website is for our sole use. The Society, however, is subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. AS a result, information gathered by The Society may be disclosed, on request, to other persons whose interests are affected by it.

When information you provide arrives on our server, it is protected behind a firewall that allows only authorized users to access it.

Policies and rules relating to privacy and the Internet are evolving quickly. If we change our privacy policy we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it.

About The Society

700 - 625 Howe Street Box 44, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2T6
  • Phone: (604) 681-4516
  • Fax: (604) 681-7258
  • Toll-Free: (800) 663-0343
  • E-mail: General Inquiries