In certain circumstances we engage service providers that may be based outside of Canada or that use systems, data support or have employees outside of Canada.
Service Providers Inside and Outside of Canada
GWL Realty Advisors Inc. (“GWLRA”) is a Canadian company and most of our business activities take place within Canada. However, in order to deliver a high level of cost-effective service to our customers, in certain circumstances GWLRA and its affiliates may engage service providers to assist us. Some service providers may be based outside of Canada, or use systems, data support or have employees outside of Canada.
We take great care in the selection of all service providers because of our commitment to a consistent high level of service and quality.
The Transfer of Information In and Out of Canada
Third party service providers either within or outside of Canada, may be used. Information may be collected, used, disclosed or kept in or outside Canada, and may be subject to disclosure under applicable Canadian or foreign law.
The Protection of Personal Information by Service Providers
We require that our service providers protect your personal information appropriately in a manner consistent with our privacy guidelines and in accordance with law in their jurisdiction. We require that service providers collect, use or disclose your personal information only for purposes that we have authorized.
Personal information is subject to disclosure to law enforcement and other authorities where required by law, both inside and outside of Canada.
Inquiries or Requests
Any concern, inquiry or request related to the collection and communication of personal information outside of Canada should be made in writing. For more information, contact us.