The Municipality of Colchester is committed to protecting the privacy of personal information collected as a result of visiting our website. Our practices have been designed to ensure compliance with the privacy provisions of Part XX: Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy in the Municipal Government Act (page 242).

This privacy statement applies to interactions with websites maintained by the Municipality of Colchester.

Personal Information

Personal information is recorded information about an identifiable individual and includes such things as your name, email address, phone numbers, mailing address, and your personal views and opinions.


Personal information may be collected when you submit forms, surveys, and comments through the web.

While navigating Municipality of Colchester maintained websites, device-related information such as device make, model, browser version, geographical location, and Internet Protocol (IP) information is collected to facilitate the operation, security, and statistical analysis of our online services. Our third-party service providers such as Google, ReCollect, Microsoft Forms, and other plugins and social media widgets, may also collect this type of information.

From time-to-time, we may also use cookies and sessions to help enhance the user experience.

Access & Use

Personal information will only be used for the purpose it was collected, or a directly related purpose. Any additional use requires your consent.


Unless authorized by law, personal information will only be disclosed for the purpose it was collected or a directly related purpose.

Leaving Site (Links)

Our sites contain links to other sites. This privacy statement only applies to information collected by Municipality of Colchester maintained websites. Upon leaving our sites, you are subject to the privacy and security policies of the new site. Please read the privacy policies of these websites whenever you are interacting with them.

Questions or Comments?

Please contact the Office of the Chief Administrative Officer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 902-897-3150.