On-Line Purchase Policies

TAXES
All membership fees are listed without taxes.

PRIVACY STATEMENT
Your name and contact information is added to our database when you purchase a membership and/or become a donor, as well as if you request information from us. This enables you to receive communications from the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation. Unless we advise otherwise, your information will only be used for the purpose for which it was provided or to contact you. The BAC does not trade its databases. If you prefer not to receive our communications, please call 905-632-7796, extension 304, or send an e-mail to privacy@thebac.ca.

VOLUNTEERS
If you complete an on-line application form to volunteer, we will use the personal information you provide to contact you and to perform administrative activities related to your volunteer work.

MEMBERS AND DONORS
The personal information you provide with respect to your membership and donation is used to process your transaction and enables you to receive additional membership communications from the BAC.
As a member of the BAC, we will provide you with additional information that may be of interest to you such as: education programs, exhibitions, events, Art Etc Gallery Shop, fundraising projects, or other special initiatives.

MEMBERSHIP MATERIALS
Members will receive confirmation of membership, including membership card, within 30 days of the membership purchase. Please note that your membership will be active within 5 business days of your on-line purchase.

MEMBERSHIPS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
Burlington Art Centre memberships last for one year from date of purchase. They are non-refundable.

DONATIONS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
Donations to the Burlington Art Centre Foundation are non-refundable.

E-NEWSLETTERS
If you advise us that you wish to subscribe to our e-newsletters, your information will be used to provide you with the e-newsletters.

CREDIT CARDS
We accept the following credit cards:
* Visa
* MasterCard
* American Express

TAX RECEIPTS
Tax receipts are issued for donations of $25 or more. Donors will receive tax receipts within 30 days of receipt of your donation.

CURRENCY
All prices and fees are in Canadian dollars.

ADDRESS
The Burlington Art Centre is located at 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON, L7S 1A9.

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
The information that will be gathered and maintained will include your contact information (name, address, e-mail address and telephone numbers) as well as records of all financial transactions that take place and events and courses attended. Should you elect to volunteer at the BAC, we record the number of hours you spend in your volunteer endeavours.

Terms of Service
1. This Web site is accessible worldwide to anyone with Internet access. Access to and use of the Service and the Sites are subject to the terms and conditions of this User Agreement and Copyright Notice and all applicable laws and regulations, including laws and regulations governing copyright and trademark. BY ACCESSING THE SERVICE AND THE SITES, YOU ACCEPT, WITHOUT LIMITATION OR QUALIFICATION, ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS IN THIS USER AGREEMENT. The Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time. The changes will appear on this screen. By using the Service and the Sites, you agree in advance to accept any changes.

2. The materials used and displayed on the Service and the Sites, including but not limited to text, software, photographs, graphics, illustrations and artwork, video, music and sound, and names, logos, trademarks and service marks, are the property of the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation or its licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws. Any such content may be displayed solely for your personal, noncommercial use as it relates to our activities and programs. Because certain information concerning the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation is treated as proprietary, you agree not to modify, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any such material without the written permission of the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation.

3. Your use of the service and the sites is at your own risk. Neither the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation nor any of its subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, agents, representatives or licensors shall be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or injury or any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or similar damages arising out of your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, the service and the sites and the information available on the service and the sites or arising out of any action taken in response to or as a result of any information available on the service and the sites. You hereby waive any and all claims against the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation and its agents, representatives and licensors arising out of your use of the service and the sites and the information available thereon.

4. All text, software, photographs, graphics, and other material of any and all kinds available on this Web site are provided by the Burlington Art Centre and the Burlington Art Centre Foundation, 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, On, L7S 1A9

USE OF COOKIES
A cookie is a small piece of information a Web site can store on your computer as a text file. The text file is very small and contains a unique identification number that is transferred from a Web site to the hard drive of a user’s computer to aid the site operators to passively track the user’s behavior on the web site. The Burlington Art Centre does not use cookies, nor do we store information on users’ computers.