Thank you for visiting the wvOASIS website. This site has been designed to make it easier and more efficient for West Virginia citizens and businesses to interact with West Virginia State Government. wvOASIS is committed to preserving your privacy when you visit our website. This privacy statement addresses the collection, security and disclosure of information that may be obtained through the wvOASIS website.
Collection of Information
If you visit a website maintained by wvOASIS in order to read or download information, we may collect the following information:
- The name of your domain; for example, "companyname.com";
- The IP address of the client accessing the web site;
- The type of browser and operating system used to access our sites;
- The Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our sites, if applicable;
- The pages you visit within the wvOASIS website(s); and
- The links made to other websites through our sites.
This information is collected for purposes of determining what information is of most and least interest to all visitors and in improving content and performance of the site. This information is not collected for commercial marketing purposes.
wvOASIS may collect personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide while visiting a wvOASIS maintained website. Examples of personally identifiable information (PII) may include (but are not limited to):
- An e-mail address, if you are communicating with us through e-mail;
- Information you voluntarily submit to wvOASIS for the purposes of completing or submitting an application or form online; and
- Other information volunteered, such as vendor profile/contact information, survey information or content of e-mail.
In general, please note the information collected, whether or not personally identifiable, is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video and other graphic formats you send us. Information is retained in accordance with existing laws, rules, regulations, and other policies. PII will be appropriately secured, to the best of our ability.
For more information regarding privacy requirements and practices, contact the State Privacy Office at http://www.privacy.wv.gov/Pages/contact.aspx
As a general rule, wvOASIS does not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online except where permission has been granted, or where the information is public information under the West Virginia Freedom of Information Act W.V.C.A. §§ 29B-1-1 et seq., or other applicable laws. Visitors should be aware that information collected by wvOASIS on its websites may be subject to inspection, if such information is a public record or not otherwise protected from disclosure.
Trademarks, Service Marks, and Copyrights
All trademarks, service marks or copyrights appearing on this website and other linked websites are trademarks, service marks, or copyrights of their respective owners. Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. Sec. 512(c)(2), notice of claims of copyright infringement should be directed to the Webmaster at
Information provided on websites maintained by wvOASIS is intended to allow the public convenient access to public information. While all attempts are made to provide accurate, current and reliable information, we cannot guarantee that the information will be error-free. Therefore, wvOASIS and respective employees, officers and agencies expressly deny any guarantee of the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published through our websites and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information.
Any person who relies upon such information obtained from these websites, does so at his or her own risk. The contents of this website are published for information purposes only and subject to change without notice.