Important Notices

Disclaimer

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board does not assume any liability deemed to have been caused directly or indirectly by any content on its web site. The material provided on the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board site is intended for educational and informational purposes only. The information contained on the PMPRB web site should not be relied upon for any purpose other than its stated purpose and is not intended to be relied upon as a substitute for seeking appropriate advice from a qualified health care practitioner.

Official Languages

Documentation available on this site is available in English and French although some material prepared for the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board by outside parties may not be available in both languages. Visitors to the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board site are welcome to correspond with the Agency in the language of their choice. External web sites linked from these pages may not be available in both official languages.

External Hyperlinks

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Ownership and Use of Content Provided on this Website

Materials on this website were produced and/or compiled by the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) for the purpose of providing Canadians with access to information about the programs and services offered by the Government of Canada. You may use and reproduce the materials as follows:

Non-commercial reproduction

Unless otherwise specified, you may reproduce the materials in whole or in part for non-commercial purposes, and in any format, without charge or further permission, provided you do the following:

  • Exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;
  • Indicate both the complete title of the materials reproduced, as well as the author (where available); and
  • Indicate that the reproduction is a copy of the version available on the PMPRB website.

Commercial reproduction

Unless otherwise specified, you may not reproduce materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution without prior written permission from the PMPRB, which holds the copyright. To obtain permission to reproduce Government of Canada materials on this site for commercial purposes, contact the PMPRB by emailing PMPRB Public Enquiries or by regular mail at the following address:

Patented Medicine Prices Review Board
Box L40
333 Laurier Avenue West
Suite 1400
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 1C1
Telephone: 1-877-861-2350
TTY: 613-957-4373
Fax: 613-952-7626

Third Party Materials

Some of the materials and graphical elements found on this web site are subject to copyrights held by other organizations. This is particularly true of an external organization working with the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board as part of a collaborative arrangement. In such cases, 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.

Privacy Notice

The Government of Canada and the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board are committed to respecting the personal privacy of individuals who visit our web site. This page summarizes the privacy policy and practices of the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board site.

The Patented Medicine Review Board site does not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address or street address during your visit to our site. This information is obtained only if you supply it voluntarily, usually through contacting us via e-mail or sending us your feedback through our on-line feedback form or by filling out a publication request form.

All personal information created, held or collected by this Agency 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, and you will be informed of the purpose for which it is being collected and how to exercise your right of access to that information.

Visitor information is not disclosed to anyone except Patented Medicine Prices Review Board personnel who need the information to respond to a request. The information you give us will be shared with another government department ONLY if your inquiry relates to that department. We do not use the information to create individual profiles, nor do we disclose the information to anyone outside those who need to provide you with a response in the federal government.

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board occasionally use "cookies" to track how our visitors use this site or to determine sites previously visited. 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 web site to allow it to monitor your use of the site.)

Unless specifically noted otherwise, neither electronic systems or e-mail are secure information transmission methods. It is not recommended that sensitive personal information be transmitted electronically.

Questions or comments regarding this policy, or the administration of the Privacy Act in Health Canada may be directed to the Privacy Co-ordinator by e-mail to guillaume.couillard@pmprb-cepmb.gc.ca or by calling (613) 954-8299 or writing to:

Guillaume Couillard
Access to Information and Privacy Coordinator
Patented Medicine Prices Review Board
Box L40
333 Laurier Avenue West
Suite 1400
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 1C1

If you are not satisfied that we have adequately respected your privacy, you may wish to contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner by calling 1-800-267-0441 or via e-mail info@privcom.gc.ca.

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