Our commitment to privacy
For the purpose of Privacy Act 1993, data controller of this website is House Price NZ Ltd. (also referred to herein as “House Price.co.nz”, ‘we’, ‘us’). House Price.co.nz officials can be contacted via the contact section on the Website.
We respect the privacy of each user accessing the Website (‘you’, ‘your’) and is committed to protecting your privacy. We have structured the Website in a way so that, in general, you can visit and browse the Website without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. House Price.co.nz ensures that any personal information provide by you to House Price.co.nz will be processed in accordance with the relevant Personal information Protection Act.
The privacy laws of the New Zealand outlines the principles and practices we will follow in protecting Users’ personal information.
Our privacy commitment includes ensuring the accuracy, confidentiality, and security of your personal information and allowing our Users’ to request access to, and correction of, their personal information.
Collection of your information
Personal information means any information that may be used to identify the User or any entity including, but not limited to, Name, telephone number, e-mail address, street address, occupation, and/or industry.
Contact information means information that would enable an individual to be contacted at a place of business and includes name, position name or title, business telephone number, business address, business email or business fax number.
By giving personal information, the User gives HousePrice.co.nz consent to collect and use it in accordance with this agreement.
How do we collect your Personal Information
In the course of providing our services, we collect personal information in a variety of ways. For example, information is collected when you:
We may also use the web traffic that you generate to monitor the site. For example we may use it to see how long certain pages are looked at, how long in general you are on the site etc.. These are used purely to help us increase user satisfaction, and at no point will we be identifying you as the user.
HousePrice.co.nz is the sole owner of information collected on this website. We may collect and use information about you that is publicly available on other websites too. We may collect, store and use your personal information for the following purposes:
Using and Disclosing of Your Personal Information
We use your personal information to facilitate the services you request. We use your personal information in the file we maintain about you, and other information we obtain from your current and past activities on the Site to: prepare your appraisal; resolve disputes; troubleshoot problems; measure user interest in our services, inform you about online and offline offers, and updates; customize your experience; detect and protect you against error, fraud and other criminal activity; enforce our User Agreement; and as otherwise described to you at the time of collection.
You agree that we may use personal information about you to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, improve our content and offerings, and customize the Site’s content, layout, and services. These uses improve the Site and better tailor it to meet your needs, so as to provide you with a smooth, efficient, safe and customized experience while using the Site.
You agree that we may share/disclose your personal information in accordance with the 12 principles of the Privacy Act 0f 1993. Some examples include but are not limited to:
How long we keep your Personal Data
We keep your personal information usually up to for a period of Six (06) Months or for as long as it is necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was collected. If you want to access your personal data at any time, please contact us via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
However, where legally required, we will store your personal data, even when an account is cancelled, or closed due to inactivity.
Accuracy of your Personal Data
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated. The same will be corrected/updated within a reasonable time.
Security of your personal data
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you.
Your Information and your activities on the Site shall not: