Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting - a website that is owned and operated by the Visual & Performing Arts Jamaia (VPAJ) - and for taking the time to read our Privacy Policy.

VPAJ values all our users - and we fully understand that you care about privacy and the security of your personal information. This Privacy Policy sets out how VPAJ uses and protects any information that you provide to us when you are using our website. Please be assured that VPAJ will never collect personal information about you unless you have consented for us to do so. We will not give your information to any third party, either selling or exchanging it without your consent or unless required to do so by law.

VPAJ is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, kindly be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

VPAJ reserves the right to change information on this page periodically without prior notice. You should check from time to time to be aware of all our policies.

It is your responsibility to ensure that VPAJ has current contact information for you.

What Sort Of Personal Information Do We Collect?

VPAJ collects personal information that we can use to contact you with ease. Unless you are seeking membership, we may request that you provide the following at maximum (depending on the nature of your relationship with VPAJ):

  • Name
  • Email address and mailing address
  • Role and name of company/employer (whichever, if any, is applicable)
  • Age group to which you belong
  • Information relating to specific interests so that we can send you updates for new funding opportunities, upcoming workshops products and services that may be of interest to you.
  • Credit card information (for payment of VPAJ membership fees, advertising, purchasing of VPAJ products/services, as applicable)

Why Do We Gather Personal Information?

VPAJ is committed to providing you with world class service. As such, it is important for us to know your particular needs. We also collect personal information for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping for all VPAJ members.
  • To review and improve the services and products being offered by VPAJ.
  • To send you information regarding new financing opportunities, products, workshops or services.

How Secure Is Your Information With VPAJ?

VPAJ is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. We have put in place very strict policies and procedures to safeguard the information we collect from you. At the same time, we are using the best possible server security technology to further protect your data.

When Should You Submit Personal Information?

You may browse certain pages of VPAJ without submitting any personal information to us. However, should you desire to become a member of VPAJ, make a purchase, order an item, post a blog entry, create an account and/or connect with one of VPAJ’s members you will be required to submit a minimum amount of personal information.

Will VPAJ Give/Sell Your Information To Other Websites,
Individuals Or Third Parties?

No. The information you provide to VPAJ is for our use only and will under no circumstances be passed on to any other website, individuals or third party unless we have your expressed permission in writing or are required to do so by law. We reserve the right to use your personal information to send you promotional information and information about any thing which we think may be of interest to you.

What Is The Connection Between VPAJ And Other Websites?

Other websites which appear on VPAJ’s site have been invited by us to place banner advertisements here. You may navigate to any of these sites through VPAJ. However, please note that once you have left our website, we have no control over that other site. We cannot therefore be held responsible for your protection or privacy once you have left VPAJ. We also recommend that you always check the privacy policies of any website you visit before providing any personal information.

How Does VPAJ Use Cookies?

Cookies are small files in text format which are downloaded to a user’s computer hard drive once they visit a site. Computers can be programmed to accept or reject cookies.

VPAJ uses cookies to track user patterns, trends and the general behavior of our users. Information thus gathered may be used to create a profile of our users so that we can tailor our operations (including offers) to individuals’ needs, likes and dislikes.

You may request details of personal information which we hold for you. A small fee is applicable for this service (JMD 1500). If you would like a copy of such please send an email with your request to

If you for any reason believe that the information we hold for you is incorrect or if you wish to change your personal details please send a correspondence to to that effect. We will correct or update your information as promptly as we can thereafter.

If there is any specific information you seek which relates to privacy that is not posted in this Privacy Policy please feel free to contact us with your query by sending an email to