We may collect personal information from you (including, without limitation, your name, email address, phone number, and postal address) when you use this website, including by using this website to update personal information we hold about you.
You may decide not to provide your personal information to us. However, if you do not provide it, we may not be able to provide you with access to the Scheme or to certain information or services.
We will not use or disclose your personal information except in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020. We may use your personal information to:
When you visit this website, we may use automated tools and methods (such as cookies which are a small text file placed on your hard drive by our web page server, and sessions) to collect certain information about your visit, including (without limitation):
We may gather more extensive information if we are concerned, for example, about abnormal website usage patterns or website security breaches.
We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website which helps us make informed decisions when applying new features to our website, improving the usability of our website, or when placing ads online. In addition to data collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation, we may also use Google Display Network Impression reporting and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. We do this via Google Analytics cookies and other first-party identifiers, and third-party cookies (such as DoubleClick cookies) or other third-party identifiers together. Further information about how Google Analytics collects and processes data can be found here.
Personal information collected on this website is collected and stored by us (or our agents). We will take reasonable steps (including implementing physical and electronic security measures) to protect personal information that is held by us from unauthorised access, use, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Communications over the internet are not secure unless they have been encrypted. Where confidential information is included in information you submit to us via forms on our website, we will use encryption to ensure that the information is secure, but we cannot accept responsibility for unauthorised access or loss of personal information where we have no control over an internet communication. .
This website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by third parties. We are not responsible for the content of such websites, or the manner in which those websites collect, store, use, and distribute any personal information you provide. When you visit third party websites from hyperlinks displayed on this website, we encourage you to review the privacy statements of those websites so that you can understand how the personal information you provide may be collected, stored, used and disclosed.
You may request access to, or correction of, any personal information we hold about you by emailing our privacy officer at firstname.lastname@example.org, or logging in and updating your profile. To ensure that the personal information we hold about you is accurate and current, please notify us of any changes to such personal information as soon as possible. You can get in touch with us via any of the methods detailed on the Contact us page.
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner (http://www.privacy.org.nz) provides further details of privacy laws and how they protect personal information in New Zealand.
Effective from: 1 December 2020