Privacy & Security

This website,, is owned and operated by VISITHATTIESBURG™. We are strongly committed to protecting the privacy of our website users. The intent of our privacy policy is to inform you, the user, about the information that we may collect about visitors to our site, how we use that information and about our disclosure practices. is committed to high standards that require honesty, integrity and fairness. will collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do not use techniques that collect personal information about you without your knowledge. You have the right to decline to have any information collected or transferred for marketing purposes.


What happens to your personal information?

All personal information that is collected on our website is stored in a secure location. At no time will solicit personal information to third-party vendors without prior consent, as we respect the privacy and confidentiality of our Web site visitors.


What about spam?

Subscribers will not receive any unsolicited emails or correspondence if they have not provided with prior permission. From time to time we may use email as a way to keep in touch with our website visitors; however, we do not send "spam" (unsolicited marketing email). If you agree to receive email communications from us, every email message we send to you will include an email address to which you can respond. If at any time you decide you do not want to receive marketing email from us, simply let us know and we will remove your name and email address from our mailing list.


Request for Public Information

It is the policy of the Hattiesburg Tourism Commission to complete a Public Information Request within seven working days of the date of receipt of the request in accordance with § 25-61-5. Public Access to Records. All requests to inspect, copy, or obtain a reproduction of a public record of the Hattiesburg Tourism Commission shall be submitted in writing via email or postal mail. 

A fee of 25 cents per copy will be charged for each page when digital copies are not available. Requests for inspection of records shall be honored when the documents are not being used in the day-to-day operation of the Tourism Commission.

Research, Documentation and Retrieval Fee - $15.00 / hour

To download the Hattiesburg Tourism Commission's Public Information Request form, click here