Policy on protection of personnal information (Privacy Policy)

Lanthier Construction Inc. (hereinafter the “Company”) is a company operating in general entrepreneurship.

Our goal is to serve the best interests of our clients. Thus, we ensure that the Company has the most rigorous ethical standards when processing your personal information. We are committed to protecting the personal information of our customers. As a service company, our services involve the communication and knowledge of a large amount of personal information. The protection of your personal information is very important to us, which is why we comply with the most rigorous rules regarding the protection of personal information.


What is the Privacy Policy?

The purpose of this Personal Information Protection Policy (hereinafter the “Policy”) is to enable you to understand the collection, use, disclosure and destruction of your personal information made by the Company. We care about the confidentiality of the personal information you provide to us. The secret to a good relationship with our customers is trust that the confidential information provided will be protected by the Company.

As a service company, part of our services require the collection, use and disclosure of personal information, for example, the collection of data for quotes, for construction sites, for posted positions or for any information requested from our website. In order to provide you services, members of our team are required to collect information.

When you provide us with personal information, you agree that such information will be processed in accordance with this Policy and you also authorize the Company and its service providers to process your personal information for the purposes set out in this Policy.

The Company is solely responsible for processing your personal information, unless notified otherwise. The Company determines for what purposes and how the personal information held will be processed.


Collection of personal information

During your communications with us, a certain amount of personal information about you must be collected. As part of our provision of services and our activities, certain information may be collected, in particular:

  • Contact details: first name, last name, home address, telephone number (home, cellular and/or professional), email address;
  • Commercial information: role, position, name of the company and/or organization, address of the company and/or organization;
  • Billing and financial information: billing address, bank details, payment data;
  • Consents: when such consent is necessary for the processing of personal information;
  • Marketing, communication and website usage preferences: communication preferences, comments and surveys you respond to, consent preferences, information collected through cookies, website visits and reading content, address IP, network information;
  • Recruitment information: CV, previous employer references, information on previous employment, professional affiliations; and
  • Public information: from social networks or public websites, interactions on social networks.


Collection methods

Most of the information is collected from you directly during our exchanges with a view to providing services, as well as during your visits to the website, your communications with our office by any means and during your registration for the various activities organized by the Company.


Use of personal information

Personal information is used for the following purposes, where applicable:

  • For the provision of services: Renovation/general construction projects including to carry out our obligations arising from the regulations in force;
  • In the context of business relationships: personalize the services provided, manage and strengthen our relationships with our customers, establish the wishes of our customers, solidify our links with our commercial partners;
  • To prevent fraud: background checks, disclosure required under applicable law or regulation, transmission of information to law enforcement where regulations provide;
  • To proceed with recovery: ensure that invoices are paid for services rendered;
  • For supplier management: management of services received by service providers;
  • To comply with regulations: meet our legal, regulatory and risk management obligations;
  • For events, marketing and business development: for organizing events, informing you of new services offered, inviting you to events likely to interest you;
  • For recruitment: to allow us to analyze a submitted application and the applicant’s abilities, to allow the recruitment process to work;

For the use of the website: in order to ensure that the content posted online is relevant, the ways in which visitors use the website, ensure that the presentation of online content is functional for the different connection methods used.


Sharing personnal information

The personal information provided may be shared, in particular with the stakeholders identified below. The information shared will be for the sole purpose of achieving the main and legitimate objective for which it was collected or for purposes compatible with this objective, only the necessary information will be shared:

  • To our service providers: these may include our IT service providers, hosting providers, and others. They may have access to personal information or may have to process it, depending on the services provided. The information provided to them is that strictly necessary to fulfill the obligations provided for in their contract. Each of the service providers has undertaken, in writing, to respect the confidentiality of the data received or encountered.
  • To government authorities or law enforcement persons: this may arise from laws that require the disclosure of certain information, if such disclosure is required by law or if the disclosure is made in good faith to meet a requirement lawful or in response to a court order, subpoena, search warrant or to cooperate with government authorities or law enforcement entities;
  • The purchaser or transferee of the Company: when required as part of a reorganization of the Company’s activities, for any merger, acquisition, financing, sale of assets, in the event of insolvency, bankruptcy, for which these Personal information could be considered a business asset.


Retention of personal information

Personal information is kept in accordance with the retention rules and for a period necessary to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations, as well as the obligations provided for in this Policy. The files are kept for an indefinite period, as long as the company must make use of them.


Protection of personal information

Your personal information is protected in accordance with the rules in force, in particular by physical, technical and administrative protections, thus limiting the risk of access to your personal information by an unauthorized person. Your information is therefore protected against theft, accidental loss or destruction, unauthorized use or access, modification or any other prohibited processing of personal information.

Thus, only staff members who need to have access, to know or whose functions require them to have knowledge of the information have access to it. All employees are bound by an obligation of confidentiality.

Your data is hosted in Canada at all times. The regulations in force for data protection are those of the place where the data is hosted. The obligations are therefore those provided for by the laws and regulations in force in Canada regarding the protection of personal information. Our practices are governed by this Policy and the laws governing it.

Please be advised, however, that no communication of personal information over the internet and no electronic storage is 100% secure. The Company cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted in this way and you accept this at your own risk. The Company also cannot guarantee that said personal information will not be consulted, destroyed, modified or disclosed despite the protections put in place.


Rights of the person covered by the personal information

In accordance with the laws and regulations in force regarding the protection of personal information, if the Company holds personal information about you, you have rights with regard to your personal information. To exercise your rights, refer to the “Contact Us” section for the contact details of the Company’s Personal Information Protection Officer.

In accordance with the laws and regulations in force, you have the following rights:

  • Access: you can request to have access to the personal information we hold about you. Following receipt of your request for access to information, the Company’s privacy officer will examine the personal information held and will send you a copy of the information held, subject to applicable law and payment of the amount requested in this capacity;
  • Accuracy: current legal obligations require us to take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we hold about you is accurate, complete and up to date;
  • Rectification: you have the right to request that any information about you that is inaccurate or incomplete be rectified.


Contact us

Any questions or comments regarding this Policy, to exercise your rights regarding your personal information, to file a request for access to information, to file a complaint, please contact our personal information protection manager at the following contact details

Responsible for the protection of personal information

Karine Aubin, Human Ressources Manager

(450) 466-7393 E. 216 / k.aubin@lanthier.ca


Policy Update

Our website, its content, and this Policy may be modified in the future without notice. We encourage you to take a look during your visits to the website to stay up to date on the Company’s processing of personal information.

This Policy was last updated in October 2023.



1321, rue Hocquart
Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville (Québec)
J3V 6B5
T : 450.466.7393
Licence RBQ : 8000-2504-74
f.a.s.r.s. Construction Gilles Lanthier inc.