Privacy Guidelines

This privacy policy applies to personal information collected on the National NewsMedia Council website through the “File a Complaint online form.

Private information is recorded information that identifies you as an individual, such as your name, address, telephone number and email address.

Your personal information will be used only for the purposes of responding to the complaint filed with the National NewsMedia Council and will not be provided to third parties.

We will not disclose your personal information, other than as necessary to investigate your complaint. As part of the complaint process, we may publish your name in reporting a decision.

You may opt out of any future contact from us at any time by advising by e-mail or telephone.

You may also contact us:

  • for information on any personal information we have about you;
  • for the purposes of changing or correcting any of your personal information;
  • to express any concerns you have about our use of your personal information.

To discuss any concerns regarding our policy and the use of your private information, contact us at 1-844-877-1163 or