Privacy Policy


Smiths Falls Website

The material on this website is provided as general information only and is not intended to provide specific legal advice for any individual and should not be relied upon in that regard.

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website, the Town of Smiths Falls and its staff is not responsible in any way for damages arising out of the use of this site.

The Town of Smiths Falls reserves the right to discontinue, change or modify this site at any time without notice. Links to other Web sites or references to other organizations, products, services or publications do not constitute endorsement or approval by the Town of Smiths Falls. The Town of Smiths Falls is also not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site.
The Town of Smiths Falls assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of translations that you perform using the Google™ Translate tool. Google™ Translate is a third party automated translator and, as such, may make mistakes that a skilled human translator would not otherwise make.

The Town of Smiths Falls will not be liable for damages arising from, but in no way limited to, the transmission of confidential information over the Internet.

The Town of Smiths Falls reserves the right to edit, delete, modify, vet and/or change any material sent or posted to its Web site in whole or in part at its sole discretion.

All information at this site is protected by the Canadian laws of copyright. Unless permission is granted, no one may copy, redistribute, reproduce or republish in any form, any material located on this Web site.

On-line Transaction Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

Terms and Conditions

The Town shall accept donations (via debit card or charge card) on-line for charitable purposes and will enable payment of application fees via debit card or charge card.

All currency shall be in Canadian Dollars

Receipts will be provided at completion of all transactions.

Applications will be processed in accordance with the applicable procedural framework to traditional payment methods and will not be processed if accompanying permit applications and supporting documentation is not provided. Refunds will be provided in accordance with the applicable policy.

Donations will be put toward the identified purpose. Donations are charitable purpose eligible.

The Town is not responsible for any loss associated with any on-line transaction.

Changes to this policy will be posted on the website.


If an error is made by the payee, a full refund will be issued upon request.  Refunds for application fees shall be in accordance with the applicable policy if it so permits.

Privacy Policy

For all electronic payments, personal information is collected for the purpose of processing the transaction and related application (if applicable), recorded for financial record keeping and only disclosed in accordance with requirements of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The Town website does not set client-side cookies.

Log files are compiled for statistical analysis only and no personal information is collected or stored. In the case of on-line financial transactions all data is transferred over a secure connection. Upon completion the transaction record is stored by the municipality and is subject to the same privacy protection afforded to in-office transactions. Credit and debit account information is only retained by our financial providers.