Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Privacy Statement

The Regional District of Nanaimo website is an essential communication and service tool designed for citizen engagement, information sharing and convenient access to regional district services. The Regional District is committed to respecting the privacy of people who visit our website. We occasionally use cookies to increase ease of use and we collect automatically generated information about visits to our sites. Any personal information we ask you to provide is collected, used, and disclosed in accordance with the BC Freedom of Information and Protection Privacy Act (FOIPPA).

Our privacy policy also applies to our use of RDN social media accounts. For more details, see the privacy statements on our various social media channels.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, please contact the Corporate Services department and ask to speak to the Freedom of Information Officer.

Phone: 250-390-4111
Toll Free: 1-877-607-4111
Email: inquiries [at] rdn.bc.ca (inquiries[at]rdn[dot]bc[dot]ca)


All rights are reserved. Material may not be used or reproduced without the prior written consent of the Regional District of Nanaimo.


The information on this website is provided in good faith for the interest and convenience of the general public. The Regional District of Nanaimo makes no representations as to, and does not warrant, the accuracy or completeness of any information on this website; you should confirm all information before making any decisions based on it. The Regional District of Nanaimo disclaims all responsibility for accuracy and completeness, or errors and omissions of the information contained on this website. In no event will the Regional District of Nanaimo be liable or responsible for damages of any kind arising from the use of or reliance on information on this website.

Where links to other sites are provided, the Regional District of Nanaimo accepts no responsibility for the contents of those sites. Our privacy policy does not extend to these sites and it is your responsibility to read the privacy policies provided at each site you visit.

Reference on this website or on any linked website to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favouring by the Regional District of Nanaimo.

Social Media

The RDN uses social media to enhance communication, collaboration, information exchange and transparency. We use social media to share information about our programs and services and participate in conversations about issues of importance to area residents. Individuals who choose to engage in a conversation with the RDN via social media should be aware they do so within the public domain and should read the terms of service and privacy policies of third-party service providers and those of any applications used to access them.

The RDN reserves the right to review, edit and/or delete any comments it deems inappropriate. By submitting content to any RDN social media sites, you understand and acknowledge that this information is available to the public and as such, is considered a public record.