In this policy we use the term “cookies” to refer to cookies and other similar technologies covered by Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) on privacy in electronic communications. A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to "remember" your actions or preferences over time. Cookies cannot carry viruses or install malware.
Most web browsers support cookies; however, users can set their browsers to decline certain types of cookies or specific cookies. Also, users can opt to delete these cookies at any time.
What types of cookies do we use?
We use both first-party and third-party cookies on our website.
First and Third Party Cookies: First-party cookies are cookies issued from the shopthecounty.ca domain that are generally used to identify location preferences or render basic site functionality like the general contact form.
Third-party cookies belong to and are managed by other parties, such as regional partners or service providers. These cookies may be required to render certain forms, such as the contact form, or to allow for surveys to be conducted via the Shop the County website.
Session Cookies: Session cookies are temporary cookies that are used to remember you during the course of your visit to the website, and they expire when you close the web browser.
Persistent Cookies: Persistent cookies are used to remember your preferences within the website and remain on your desktop or mobile device even after you close your browser or restart your computer. We use these cookies to analyse user behavior to establish visit patterns so that we can improve our website functionality for you and others who visit our website(s).
How are third party cookies used?
How do I reject and delete cookies?
Updated August 10, 2020