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Important Notices


Some of the information and services found on this website have been provided by external sources. The Government of Canada and the Canadian Urban Transit Association are not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information or services provided by external sources. Users wishing to rely upon this information or services should consult directly with the appropriate source.

Privacy Notices

The Government of Canada, and the Canadian Urban Transit Association are committed to providing visitors with websites that respect their privacy. This page summarizes the privacy policy and practices on this site.

  • This site does not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address. We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an e-mail or registering in a secure portion of the site.

  • All personal information created, held or collected by this website is protected under the federal Privacy Act. This means that at any point of collection you will be asked for consent to collect your information or advised of the authority for such collection. You will be informed of the purpose for which it is being collected and how to exercise your right of access to that information.

  • This site employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. This software receives and records the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer that has contacted our website, the date and time of the visit and the pages visited. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals visiting our site unless an attempt to damage the site has been detected.

  • This site does not normally use "cookies" to track how our visitors use this site or to determine sites previously visited. If cookies are in use and you have your cookies notification option activated on your browser the system will notify you before any cookies are used so that you may refuse them. (A "cookie" is a file that may be placed on your hard drive without your knowledge by a website to allow it to monitor your use of the site.)

  • Visitor information is not disclosed to anyone except Government of Canada or the Canadian Urban Transit Association personnel who need the information to carry out responsibilities of their job. Any further disclosure of the personal information you give us will be in accordance with the federal Privacy Act.

Official Languages Notice

This Site respects the Official Languages Act and is committed to ensuring all information and services on this site are available in both English and French. However, users should be aware that some information from external sources that are not subject to the Official Languages Act is only provided as a convenience and is available only in the language in which it was provided.

Copyright/Permission to Reproduce

Materials on this website were produced and/or compiled by Government of Canada and the Canadian Urban Transit Association for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the programs and services offered by the Government of Canada.

The material on this site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission.

Non-commercial Reproduction

Information on this site has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for personal and public non-commercial use and may be reproduced, in part or in whole and by any means, without charge or further permission from the Government of Canada or the Canadian Urban Transit Association. We ask only that:

  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;
  • Canadian Urban Transit Association and the Government of Canada be identified as the source; and,
  • The reproduction is not represented as an official version of the materials reproduced, nor as having been made, in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the Government of Canada or the Canadian Urban Transit Association.

Commercial Reproduction

Reproduction of multiple copies of materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution is prohibited except with written permission from the Canadian Urban Transit Association and the Government of Canada's copyright administrator, Public Works and Government Services Canada. The permission-granting process helps to ensure that individuals/organizations wishing to reproduce materials from this site for commercial purposes have access to the most accurate, up-to-date versions. To obtain permission to reproduce materials on this site for commercial purposes, please contact Public Affairs Coordinator Martin Lajoie at or (613) 842-3631.

Third-party Materials

Some of the materials and graphical elements found this site are subject to copyrights held by other organizations. In this case, some restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and it may be necessary to seek permission from the rights holder prior to reproducing the material. Contact Public Affairs Coordinator Martin Lajoie at or (613) 842-3631.

Questions/Comments on Privacy

Questions or comments regarding this site, please contact CUTA 's Privacy Office

Attn: Privacy Officer 55 York Street, Suite 1401
Toronto, Ontario M5J 1R7
Telephone: 416-365-9800 x108
Fax: 416-365-1295