Skip links

Privacy Policy

The National Irrigation Commission Limited (NIC) values the security and privacy of our user’s information and is therefore committed to protecting same. Information is gathered from all our Website Users and it is important that the terms and conditions by which this information and captured as well as how the information is used.

Please note that this privacy policy does only governs the use of https://www.nicjamaica.com/. If you visit a Web site that we mention, be sure to review its privacy policy before providing the site with information.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or your personal information please contact us by email us at: _nic@cwjamaica.com

 

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

Information may be collected through voluntary submission, online application completion and submission aggregate tracking and tallying of page views. Information may also be collected through:

  • Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you visit our Service, we collect information that your browser sends to us that is called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.

  • Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Our website uses these “cookies” to collection information and to improve our Service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

This is information will be used for the provision of a better experience while using our Service and accessing our website in relation to the contents provided, opportunity for customer based interaction, polls and surveys. The NIC shall not disclose any information collected from any user unless such disclosure is permitted by law, required by an order of a court of competent jurisdiction or the disclosure is consented to by the owner of the information.

 

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, we advise you to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately, after they are posted on this page.

 

SECURITY
We take precautions to protect your information and access will only be given to authorized individuals. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline through the operation of secure data networks which complies the industry standard of operation.

 

USER’S CONTROL AND ACCESS TO INFORMATION

Users may be given to options wherever practical, to opt out of certain areas and remove the need to provide any personally identifiable information to us.

 

USER CONSENT

By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by us.

 

RETENTION AND DESTRUCTION OF INFORMATION

The NIC will only retain the information required by law or deemed necessary. The required method and safeguards will be used to prevent unauthorized parties from gaining access to the User’s information during the process of destruction.

 

DISCLAIMER

The NIC will use best practice to safeguard the User’s information, however security of Information transmitted over the internet is not completely possible. In the event of any data protection violation, the NIC does not accept any liability for direct, indirect, special or consequential damage arising out of the use of the site or release of confidential information, except where such damage is proven to be caused by negligence on our part.