Copyright/Permission to Reproduce

Content on the web site is produced and/or compiled by Sexuality Education Resource Centre Manitoba (SERC) or our partners, and provided to give individuals accurate information on sexual health and sexuality.

The material on this site is protected by the provisions of the Copyright Act, all Canadian federal laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. These provisions serve to protect the rights of, and identify the information source, as well as, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission.

Non-commercial Reproduction
Information on this site has been created and posted to be accessible and available for personal and public non-commercial use.

In using SERC’s content and materials, we ask only that:

  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;
  • SERC be informed of the material that is being reproduced;
  • In using the content and materials provided, that SERC be clearly identified as the source; and
  • The reproduced content or materials are not used out of context, or represented as an official version of the materials reproduced, nor as having been made in affiliation, partnership with or with the endorsement of SERC.

Commercial Reproduction

Reproduction of any copies of materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution or for a fee is prohibited except with written permission from SERC. Through the permission-granting process, SERC helps to ensure that individuals, informal groups, or organizations wishing to reproduce content for commercial purposes have access to the most accurate, up-to-date versions. To obtain permission to reproduce materials on this site for commercial purposes, please fill out the SERC’s Application for Copyright Authorization Form (below).  

Third-party Materials

Some of the materials and graphical elements found on the web site may be subject to copyrights held by other organizations. This is particularly true of links to or portions of materials or sites that are from external organizations as part of a collaborative arrangement. In such cases, some restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and it may be necessary to seek permission from the rights holder prior to reproducing  these material.

To obtain permission to reproduce materials on this site

or if you have any questions, please contact:

Director of Programs
Sexuality Education Resource Centre Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Phone: (204) 982-7800
Fax: (204) 982-7819


Download Application Form for Copyright Authorization