Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy.

We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.


The information collected by the Columbia Basin Trust’s Basin Business Advisory Program in our forms and your subsequent submissions regarding the Basin Business Advisor Program are pursuant to the authority of the Columbia Basin Trust Act and the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The security of your personal information is important to us and we will protect it in accordance with the law. The authority to collect and use this information flows from the Trust’s mandate to promote the economic, environmental and social benefit of the Columbia Basin, including the social well-being of its residents, preservation, protection and enhancement of its environment. The information is related directly to and will be used to enable your participation in this program and for the purposes of bringing people together around key issues, focusing on local priorities, providing useful credible and accessible information and gathering ongoing input from Basin residents. By submitting your information here you are indicating you have read the Trust’s Privacy Policy and are accepting the practices describe in the privacy policy. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, please contact Mark Brunton, Manager, Operations, 1.800.505.8998.