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BY ENTERING THIS SITE YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THIS SITE IS INTENDED FOR VIEWING WITHIN CANADA ONLY AND WILL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO CANADIAN LAW. IF YOU USE THIS SITE FROM OTHER LOCATIONS YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH ANY AND ALL APPLICABLE LOCAL LAWS. MMIC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE MATERIALS CONTAINED WITHIN THIS SITE ARE APPROPRIATE FOR LOCATIONS OUTSIDE CANADA. ANY AND ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO INFORMATION REGARDING MOTORCYCLES AND MOTORCYCLE SERVICES, APPLIES ONLY TO THOSE PROVIDED OR OFFERED WITHIN CANADA.

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MMIC reserves the right to revise this Legal Information at any time and for any reason and reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, to any of the information contained on this site. By entering this site you acknowledge and agree that you shall be bound by any such revisions.

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These terms and conditions, as well as the Contract Terms that may apply to Clients ordering products or services on the Site, shall be governed by the laws in force in the country of Canada without regard to conflict of laws. You irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in the country of Canada. You agree that the provisions of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not apply. If any provision hereof is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, it shall be severed and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force without being invalidated in any way. The parties hereto are independent contractors. These Terms of Use and any additional terms are not intended to create a partnership, joint venture, or agency relationship between the parties. Except for any additional terms, or any written agreements with SITE OWNER that expressly reference these Terms of Use, this is the entire agreement between you and SITE OWNER relating to the matters contained herein and shall not be modified except in writing by SITE OWNER.
Privacy Statement

MMIC is dedicated to protecting the privacy of members and visitors to its website.

Personal Information
We do not gather personal information about you except that which you provide us for input and storage in our membership database. Storage of this information is password secure. Only such information as you give authorization will be displayed in the on-line database for our membership. Visitors to the MMIC site do not have access to this database. Certain members involved with MMIC initiatives i.e. MMIC Association and its committees, etc. will be given specific notice before gathering and/or displaying any personal information, i.e. name, photo or e-mail address. We will explain what information is being gathered and how it will be used. You have the right to refuse to have this information gathered, displayed or transferred for marketing purposes.
We do not sell our users’ personal information to anyone for any reason. We do not display personal information without our users’ permission. When posting resumes, our users decide which companies may have access to their resumes. All users should be aware, however, that when they voluntarily display or distribute personal information (such as their email address), that information can be collected and used by others. This may result in unsolicited messages from third parties, for which MMIC is not responsible.
This statement does not apply once you link to another site. At that time you are subject to the privacy and terms of use of the new site.

Non-Personal Information
MMIC monitors general information about your internet visit, such as:

  • the domain of your Internet service provider, i.e. “xyz123.com” or ” xyz123.ca” and the IP address of the computer accessing the website, such as “xyz-55”
  • the type and version of browser, i.e. MS Internet Explorer or Netscape, you are using to access the internet
  • the type of operating system you are using, i.e. MS Windows, Macintosh, or Unix
  • the date and time you visit our web site, the pages that you visit, the length of your visit, which page you access first, the address of website you were visiting immediately prior, if you linked to us from that website, etc.

Our sole use of this information is for statistical analysis, to assist us in making our site more useful and user-friendly to members and visitors. We may disclose this non-personal information to third parties, i.e. sponsors, clients or job advertisers and/or use it for auditing purposes. Again, this information is of a very general nature, it does not include personal, identifying details.
MMIC’s website uses a feature called a ‘cookie’ to store browser information used by our servers when you log into the Members Only section. Cookies, by themselves, cannot be used to disclose the individual identity of any site user. If you opt not to accept cookies, you will not be able to access the members section of our site. In order to adjust your privacy (cookie) settings please go to the internet options section of your browser and change accordingly.

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  3. your use of, reliance on, or publication, communication or distribution of anything on or from this Site; or
  4. your violation of any law or regulation to the detriment of SITE OWNER.
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Contact MMIC

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Contact Information:

Motorcycle & Moped Industry Council
3000 Steeles Avenue East
Suite 201 Markham, Ontario
L3R 4T9
Tel: 416-491-4449 Fax: 416-493-1985
Toll free: 877-470-MMIC (6642)

Contact Forms for MMIC Staff
General Contact
Director of Communications
Manager of Information Systems and Websites
Manager of Policy and Government Relations
Technical Standards and Compliance
Regarding The Motorcycle Shows Tim Stover
Rider Federations & Industry Partner Services
Director of Finance, Statistics & Administration Jane Meng
Manager of Statistics and Finance Verina Muharremi
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Programs and Services

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Retail Sales Information

We have expanded our monthly sales information. New street bike sales will be provided by cc size and type, (touring, sport and custom-classic), exclusive to MMIC & COHV members and industry partners. You will also receive a twelve-month running total of sales for each category of street motorcycle. You can see this information on the members-only section of the website or it will be mailed to you each month.

Critical Market Information

The MMIC and COHV will continue to provide all of its timely services to help you target your market even better. Monthly sales statistics and market trends, detailed annual industry statistics, pertinent legislative information and a monthly newsletter will help your company position itself better and more effectively. Information is power. Good, timely information is the powerful advantage you need to penetrate the market, increase sales and make even more money.

Effective Representation

A strong voice is crucial to the success of any industry. Over the years MMIC and COHV have established excellent credibility with the various governments in this country. This ensures that we are taken seriously and that our positions are respected. By joining the MMIC and COHV you are doing your part to ensure that the interests of your industry will continue to be well represented to senior government officials.

Expanded Website Services

We have expanded our website to include a members-only section which contains the most recent newsletters, specially tailored reports, and hot-off-the-press regulatory information. An employment section for finding specialized motorcycle-knowledgeable staff has also been added to assist your business at no additional charge.

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Issues of Public Interest

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Safety

The MMIC funds and promotes motorcycle and scooter rider training and safety research. In particular, the MMIC provides logistical and financial support for recognized rider training programs across Canada.

Environment

Motorcycles and scooters distributed by MMIC member companies meet all Environment Canada and Transport Canada emission standards. The industry is committed to reducing motorcycle and scooter exhaust emissions using the best available technology economically achievable.

Motorcycles and scooters distributed by MMIC member companies meet all Environment Canada emission standards. The industry is committed to reducing motorcycle and scooter exhaust emissions using the best available technology economically achievable.

Sound Emissions

MMIC member companies’ products meet all Transport Canada sound emission standards. The industry is working with provincial ministries to develop consistent sound emission policies across the country. The industry is committed to continue to reduce sound emissions.

Fuel Efficiency

Motorcycles and scooters are one of the most fuel-efficient forms of transportation available. The industry is committed to further increasing fuel-efficiency and developing new technology to benefit consumers.

Socially Responsible

Motorcycles and scooters use less resources, have less impact on infrastructure, take up less space and are a safe and affordable means of transportation. Motorcycles and scooters can be operated by people of all ages, various levels of physical fitness and by people of all income levels. Riding a motorcycle or scooter is a healthy, inclusive, socially responsible activity.

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Major Activities

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MMIC’s Major Activities

 

  • serve as a forum to identify and act on issues of importance to the motorcycle and scooter communities;
  • monitor and respond to changes in legislation and regulations affecting the use of on-road and off-road motorcycles and scooters;
  • make representations to the senior levels of government on behalf of its members and affiliate members;
  • act as a statistical gathering base for the industry; and
  • develop and offer group programs to serve dealers and motorcycle and scooter riders.
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Aims and Objectives

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MMIC’s Aims and Objectives

  • To promote the safe and responsible use of motorcycles and scooters.
  • To develop and expand communication and cooperation among all levels of the motorcycle and scooter community.
  • To enhance government relations and public affairs through broad cooperative efforts.
  • To promote the responsible interests of motorcycle and scooter riders and the industry

 

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Who We Are

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The Motorcycle & Moped Industry Council, originally founded in 1971, is a national, non-profit, trade association which represents the responsible interests of the major motorcycle and scooter manufacturers, as well as the manufacturers, distributors and retail outlets of motorcycle and scooter-related products and services, and individual owners and riders of motorcycles and scooters in Canada. The member companies of the MMIC account for over 90 percent of all the new motorcycles and scooters sold in Canada. The MMIC is funded entirely by its members and Industry Partners and by the programs and services it offers.

MMIC’s Members and Industry Partners
MMIC Members Membership in the association is limited to those organizations engaged in the business of manufacturing and/or distributing whole motorcycles, mopeds or scooters in Canada.
Industry Partners Industry Partners are those organizations engaged in the business of manufacturing and/or distributing whole motorcycles, mopeds or scooters in Canada, as well as motorcycle-related aftermarket products and services

 

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