Privacy Policy

YIA is committed to preserving the privacy and security of our Site visitors. We employ numerous measures to ensure security and privacy.

We intend to give you as much control as possible over your personal information and we strive to retrieve the minimum amount of information about our visitors necessary to provide an appropriate level of service.

Information Automatically Collected

No personally identifiable information is collected when you simply browse this website or download information from it. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

The Internet domain (for example, "" if you use a private Internet access account) from which you access our Site.

The IP address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web).

The type of browser and operating system used to access our Site.

The date and time during which you access our Site.

The pages you visit.

If you linked to our website from another website, and

If so, the address of that website.

The above information does not personally identify you. We use it only to help us improve our website. Also, to better serve you, we occasionally use "cookies" to customize your browsing experience. Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser when you visit a website. They provide a method of distinguishing among visitors to the website. Web browsers normally accept cookies, unless the user has specifically turned the capability off.

Information that You Voluntarily Provide Us

When you send an email to the YIA web team, your comment or question may be forwarded to other YIA staff who can better help you. The web team only shares the email with another government agency if your inquiry relates to that agency, or as otherwise required by law. YIA does not use personal data you provide for commercial marketing.

To access certain features and online services available on our site, we may ask you to provide certain demographic information including your gender, year of birth, zip code and country. In addition, if you elect to sign-up to receive particular communications and news updates, you may also be asked to register with us. Such registration may require you to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, mailing address and email address. You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the site's registration form. If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof). Our use of any personally identifiable information you provide to us as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy.