Terms of service

These Terms of Service were last modified on December 19, 2014.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully.  findachurch.ca (“Web Site”) is owned and operated jointly by the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada (“ACC”) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (“ELCIC”).

Your access to, and use of, the Web Site is subject to these Terms of Service and all applicable laws and regulations.  By accessing, using or browsing this Web Site or by adding or updating any of the content being published to this Web Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Service and agree to be bound by them.  If you do not agree with these Terms of Service, do not access this Web Site or add, or update, its content.

Intellectual Property

Except where indicated, all content included on this Web Site, including text, graphics, button icons, images, date compilations and software is the property of ACC and ELCIC and is protected by Canadian and international copyright laws.

Unless otherwise specified, no one has permission to copy, redistribute, reproduce or publish, in any form, any information found on this Web Site.


We are committed to protecting your privacy. This Web Site is governed jointly by ACC’s Privacy Standards Policy and ELCIC’s Privacy Standards Policy.


ACC and ELCIC reserve the right to terminate your access to the Web Site at any time and for any reason, without any advance notice.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our Web Site does contain a number of links to other Web Sites and online resources that are not owned or controlled by ACC or ELCIC.

ACC and ELCIC have no control over, and therefore cannot assume responsibility for, the content or general practices of any of these third party Web Sites and/or services. We strongly advise you to read the entire terms and conditions and privacy policies of any Web Site that you visit as a result of following a link that is posted on our Web Site.

Governing Law

These Terms of Service shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable laws of Canada.  You consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario in any action or proceeding instituted under or related to the use of the Web Site and/or these Terms of Service.

Changes to Terms of Service

ACC and ELCIC reserve the right to modify these Terms of Service at any time without prior notice. We do so by posting and drawing attention to the updated terms on the Web Site. Your decision to continue to visit and make use of the Web Site after such changes have been made constitutes your formal acceptance of the new Terms of Service and you will be automatically bound by them.

Accordingly, you should periodically review the Terms of Service to ensure that you are familiar with them. Should you disagree with any part of these Terms of Service at any time, do not access this Web Site or add, or update, its content.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about these Terms of Service, please contact [email protected].