Social Media Policy

The purpose of our social media platforms and our properties websites is to connect you to businesses around you, regardless of where you are in Canada. We encourage you to submit your questions, comments and concerns, but please note that they are moderated online discussion sites. Once posted, Yellow Pages reserves the right to delete submissions that violate this policy.

It is prohibited to post, upload, publish, transmit or otherwise distribute on our pages any information or other materials that:

•could defame, abuse, harass, threaten or otherwise interfere with or harm the contractual, personality, confidentiality, privacy, publicity, moral or statutory or any other rights of any person, including, without limitation and for greater certainty, Yellow Pages and its affiliates;

•could infringe the intellectual property rights including, without limitation, any copyright, trade-mark, or patent, of any person, including, without limitation and for greater certainty, Yellow Pages and its affiliates;

•could be considered as a use of this page that is contrary to law or electronic etiquette, or which would adversely impact the use of this page or the Internet by other users, including the posting or transmitting of information or software containing viruses or other disruptive components;

•contain any distasteful or offensive material including, but not limited to, material intended for an adult audience;

or that contain: 

•falsehoods or misrepresentations;

•commercial content, including without limitation, advertising, solicitation, offers to sell any products, goods or services, or unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail”, “spam”, “chain letters”, “pyramid schemes”, or any other form of solicitation, which prohibition includes but is not limited to: (a) using this page to send messages to people who don’t know you or who are unlikely to recognize you as a known contact or who have not consented to receiving electronic messages from you in accordance with applicable anti-spam legislation; (b) using this page to connect to people who don’t know you and then sending unsolicited promotional messages to those direct connections without their permission; and (c) sending messages to distribution lists, newsgroup aliases, or group aliases; 

•surveys or contests; or

•encourage, conspire, entice or promote the occurrence of any of the prohibited conduct stipulated herein.

Users who repeatedly exhibit these or otherwise offensive/intrusive behaviours will be banned. 
Please note that the posts/comments expressed on our social media platforms and our properties websites do not necessarily reflect the opinions and positions of Yellow Pages. If you have any questions concerning the operation of our social media platforms and our properties websites, please contact: socialmedia@ypg.com.


We reserve the right to update and/or modify this policy at our discretion.