MyBoatCard.com® | Official Canadian Boating License

Transport Canada
330 Sparks Street, Ottawa
Ontario, Canada. K1A 0N8
Transport Canada
330 Sparks Street, Ottawa
Ontario, Canada. K1A 0N8

Privacy Policy

Last updated Nov 10, 2021

 

MyBoatCard.com may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. Please refer to the version date to know whether the Privacy Policy has been updated since your last visit to our site.

MyBoatCard.com understands the importance of protecting your personal information. This privacy policy sets out how MyBoatCard.com uses and protects all information you provide to MyBoatCard.com while using the website. MyBoatCard.com is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.

When using MyBoatCard.com, we will require you to provide information for on-water enforcement purposes.. You can be assured that any information you provide will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

When you register on MyBoatCard.com, we ask you to provide personal information about yourself, including your name, address, date of birth, gender, phone number, and email address. This information is necessary for our own records and allows us to issue your pleasure craft operator card after you have successfully passed your final exam.

MyBoatCard.com is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. MyBoatCard.com complies with the highest SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption standards available on the market. Our secure pages have an address starting with “https”. When you visit a secure page, a padlock icon appears in the upper or lower frame of your browser to confirm that the information you transmit is encrypted. Any information you provide on these pages – your name, address and credit card number – is sent in the form of electronically encrypted or encoded files to ensure privacy. These files cannot be intercepted, altered or decoded by a third party. Any information relating to your transaction and to the MyBoatCard.com site is encrypted and secure.

We will not provide your personal information to third parties, unless it is required by law. Please note, however, that after successfully passing your exam, your personal information will be automatically forwarded to the Transport Canada Pleasure Craft Operator Database System. MyBoatCard.com will only ever use your personal information to help you obtain your pleasure craft operator card.

With your consent we may use your personal information for a number of different purposes, for example to:

  • Fulfill requests for products, services or information;
  • Provide customer services;
  • Administer contests or promotions;
  • Offer new products and services;
  • Promote offers to you;
  • Measure and improve the effectiveness of our website or our marketing endeavours;
  • and Tailor our online or on-site offerings to your preferences

If you believe that any information we have about you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible via email at [email protected] We will immediately correct any information found to be incorrect.

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. Please note that if you click these links and leave our site, we are not responsible for nor have any control over the websites of other companies. The websites of other companies are not governed by this privacy statement. We therefore cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide whilst visiting such sites. We recommend that you exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question prior to providing any personal information.

We have updated our Analytics tracking code to support Display Advertising, this means that we authorize Google Analytics to collect data about our traffic via the DoubleClick cookie in addition to data collected through the standard Google Analytics application. You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Preferences Manager, you can also do this via the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. We use remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise our products and services online. We use reCAPTCHA version 3 on our site and the use of this feature is subject to Google’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. The reCAPTCHA feature only serves to combat spam and abuse on our site.

If you have any questions or concerns about the privacy policy please contact MyBoatCard.com at [email protected]