Terms of use

The mission of Tourisme Shawinigan is to promote the Shawinigan tourism industry, provide tourist information, and develop and market products and services connected with said industry.

This statement presents the Terms of Use of this site. All users of this site are deemed to have read, accepted and acknowledged the validity of the terms and conditions (“the terms”) set out below, and hereby agree to observe and be bound by them. Tourisme Shawinigan may modify these terms at any time without prior notice. The date of the most recent modification of these terms appears at the bottom of this page.


The content and the use of this site are subject to the applicable laws of Québec and Canada. These terms, as well as any disputes or disagreements arising from their application, must be interpreted in accordance with these laws. Should any provision accompanying these terms be unlawful, void, or unenforceable for any reason, then said provision shall be deemed to be severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of these terms, which shall then be interpreted without reference to the expunged provision. Any recourse, action, petition or suit upon the content or use of this site and brought against Tourisme Shawinigan, or implicating the latter, must be brought before a Québec court or a federal court of Canada, without regard for any potential application of any conflict of laws principles.

Tourisme Shawinigan strives to ensure that the information available on this website is complete, accurate and current and is updated on a regular basis.


Tourisme Shawinigan will not be liable for any direct or indirect damage sustained through the use of this site, including, in particular, any specific prejudice, punitive, exemplary, incidental, moral or consequential damages, loss of profits, loss of earnings or loss of information, damages for loss of exploitation, loss or deletion of programs or data from an information system, and other expenses or damages arising from the use or non-availability of this site, the algorithms it contains, incompatibility of any software downloaded or copied from this site, any interruption, defect, processing or transmission delays, or the presence of viruses, worms, or Trojan horses or other destructive elements or a power or system outage, regardless of whether or not Tourisme Shawinigan has been advised of the possibility of such an outage, loss or expense.

These terms constitute the entirety of the rights and the obligations binding Tourisme Shawinigan and all users of this site, and replace any prior terms or provisions respecting the use of this site. No verbal or written statement issued by an employee or director of Tourisme Shawinigan, or by any other person can be construed to modify or supersede these terms.


Copyright and Trademarks
All content published on this site is protected by copyright. Both content and copyright are owned or controlled by Tourisme Shawinigan. Any use, reproduction, modification, dissemination, publication, or retransmission of content, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the prior written authorization from Tourisme Shawinigan, or the holder of the copyright.

The names of products, services, companies, and logos mentioned on www.tourismeshawinigan.com may be registered or unregistered trademarks and are protected accordingly. It is therefore forbidden to use any trademark appearing on this site without the prior written authorization from Tourisme Shawinigan, or the holder of the trademark rights.

For more information or authorization regarding the use of photos and videos on the site, please contact us at info@tourismeshawinigan.com.

The photos and videos illustrating this site may not be reproduced or used without the authorization from Tourisme Shawinigan.

Any user of this website uses it entirely at his or her own risk and agrees to indemnify and hold Tourisme Shawinigan, as well as its directors, administrators, employees, suppliers, contractors or agents, harmless from any civil, criminal or quasi-criminal liability related to the use of this website irrespective of the latter’s negligence. Unless otherwise indicated, all sums of money shown on this website are expressed in the legal tender of Canada.


Limitation of liability
Tourisme Shawinigan does not guarantee in any way the uninterrupted functioning of services or access thereto. Nor does it offer any guarantee of any kind, explicit or implicit, regarding services, including but not limited in number or scope, all guarantees regarding the transmission capacity of any service provider’s network and telecommunications company, or the reliability of the equipment of any service provider’s network and telecommunications company, or the accuracy or pertinence of the information made available by these services and equipment. Tourisme Shawinigan is not liable for any damage resulting from the use of these services and equipment, or for any errors, omissions, interruptions, delays or defects related to these services and equipment or the data made available by these services and equipment.


Links to other sites
This site contains links that provide quick access to Internet sites belonging to and managed by third parties. Tourisme Shawinigan makes these links available to users of its own site solely for their convenience, and exercises no control of any form over the content of the sites to which these links lead and can not be held responsible for any misinformation.


Use of on-line communication platforms
You may not use Tourisme Shawinigan’s services to conduct any study, contest or pyramid scheme, send chain letters, or engage in spamming, hacking or any other unlawful act. You alone are also responsible for the content you make available via our on-line platforms.

The tourismeshawinigan.com site of Tourisme Shawinigan is published in Québec, Canada. This agreement is governed by the laws of the Province of Québec as well as by all Canadian laws applicable in Québec, and is subject to interpretation in accordance with those laws. Tourisme Shawinigan reserves the right at all times, and at its sole discretion, to modify the general conditions for the use of its Web site as set out in this agreement. Users have the responsibility to be aware of all modifications, without prior notice from Tourisme Shawinigan.


These Terms of Use were last updated on May 2022

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