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Privacy Policy


Welcome to the Polaris Music Prize website, an online site operated by Polaris Music Prize Inc. (“Polaris”) which includes Polaris owned or licensed content, related documentation, and information on the Polaris domain (collectively, the “Service”). Your privacy is important to us and as described in this Privacy Policy, we have designed the Service to protect information about you from unauthorized disclosure to others. We do not sell or rent your personally identifying information to any third party. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use and, in certain circumstances, share your personal identifying information. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully, and if you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

By using the Service, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information as outlined in this Privacy Policy. From time to time, we may update the Privacy Policy and we will post a notice of significant changes on the website You should visit this page periodically to review any such changes to the Privacy Policy.

What We Collect

When you register for the Polaris mailing list, we collect your name and email address (collectively, the “Information”).

How We Use Your Information

We use your name and email address to send you newsletters and email alerts. You understand and agree that we may access, preserve, and disclose your personal information and the contents of your account if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access, preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to avoid liability, to comply with legal process, such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order, or to protect our rights and property, or that of our affiliates or the public.

Controlling Your Personal Information

You can unsubscribe to the Polaris mailing list at any time. Polaris however, may (but is not obligated to) keep your Information that is on its system following your termination. Contact Polaris to terminate your account or for any other questions about your personal information. To unsubscribe from the Polaris mailing list at any time, go to

Transfer of Information

We reserve the right to transfer your Information in the event of a transfer of ownership of Polaris, such as acquisition by or merger with another company. In such an event, Polaris will notify you before your Information is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Links to Other Sites

Polaris may contain links to other web sites. These other sites maintain their own policies regarding cookies and the collection and use of personal information. It is up to you to review those policies yourself.


We use industry standard security measures to protect your information so that it is not made available to unauthorized parties. If you have any questions regarding which measures and techniques we use, feel free to contact us at

Additional Information

Again, feel free to contact us by sending an email to, any time, if you have further questions about Polaris or our Privacy Policy.


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