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Privacy Policy

Who We Are

We are the Ontario Colleges Retirees’ Association (OCRA), established in 2001 to support the interests of our members.

Personal Data We Collect and Why We Collect It


OCRA respects your privacy and complies with all legislative requirements regarding its protection. We will never share your personal information with any outside parties.

Your personal information will be used only for the express purpose for which it was given. If at any point, you wish your personal information to be removed from our records, simply contact us and let us know.

When visitors use our site we track each visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to improve security and performance and help spam detection.

Release of Personal Information

The Ontario Colleges Retirees’ Association (OCRA) shall not disclose personal information in its custody or under its control except:

  • for the purpose for which it was obtained or compiled;
  • where the person to whom the information relates has identified that information in particular and has consented to its disclosure;
  • for the purpose of complying with an Act of the Legislature, an Act of Parliament or a Court Order;
  • in compassionate circumstances, to facilitate contact with the next of kin or a friend of an individual who is injured, ill or deceased.


To increase speed and improve the visitor experience, when you visit our site we will set a temporary cookie if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We collect generic visitor data such as length of stay, country location and referral source in order to improve online search and to enhance security. Analytics data is for our internal use only and will not be shared publicly.

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