About the open data portal

Data.whiterockcity.ca provides an easy way to find, access and reuse public datasets from local government. The main purpose of the site is to encourage public access to and reuse of government data by providing it in useful formats under open licences.

Background:

The site provides both downloadable datasets and links to online data services provided by other government sources. Improving the quantity and quality of the site’s data will be an ongoing process. While we welcome your feedback, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to correct any and all problems identified with the datasets.

Additional terms for use of material:

When using content from this website that is licensed under a BC Open Government License, you are required to attribute the work in the manner specified in the licence (but not in any way that suggests that the publishing organisation endorses you or your use of the work).

Lawful purposes

You agree to use data.whiterockcity.ca only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of data.whiterockcity.ca by any third party. This includes conduct which is unlawful or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption to data.whiterockcity.ca. You must not post or transmit via data.whiterockcity.ca any unlawful, defamatory, obscene, offensive or scandalous material, or any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that would contravene any law.

Disclaimer:

The data.whiterockcity.ca site is not a substitute for independent professional advice and you should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to your particular circumstances.

We take reasonable care in linking to other websites but we have no direct control over the content presented in those websites or the availability of those websites.

We make no representation that the material on any linked websites does not infringe the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any person. We do not authorize the reproduction of such material.

We do not endorse or recommend any links to external websites or third party content, including products and services offered by, from or through those websites or their content.

Uses:

We only use your personal information for the purposes for which you gave it to us.We do not share information about you with other government agencies or other organisations without your permission unless it: is necessary to provide you with a service that you have requested; is required or authorised by law; or will prevent or lessen a serious and imminent threat to somebody’s health.