Cookie and Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is for this website,, and governs the privacy of the users who choose to use it. The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is a concern and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and the website owners. In short, this will cover the following:

  • We will only collect personally identifiable information that you give us, such as an email address.
  • You can request to remove this information at any time or ask us what information we have.
  • We use cookies for the sole purpose of non-identifiable analytics and to speed up your interactions with the website.
  • Your data will never be used beyond this website or ever shared with third parties.

The Website

This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all New Zealand national laws and requirements for user privacy.

Controlling Your Data

Your data will never be given to a third party. You may request what personally identifiable information the website has stored at any time and you may request to remove that information, including being removed from any email subscription list, at any time.

Cookie Policy

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Where applicable, this website uses a cookie control system allowing users on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer/device. This complies with recent legislation requirements for websites to obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user’s computer/device.

The cookies in use to deliver Google Analytics service are described in the table below.

Cookie Title Description
__utma__utmbThese cookies are used to store information, such as what time your current visit occurred, whether you have been to the site before, and what site referred you to the web page.
__utmcThese cookies contain no personally identifiable information but they will use your computer’s IP address to know from where in the world you are accessing the Internet.
__utmvGoogle AnalyticsGoogle stores the information collected by these cookies on servers in the United States. 
__utmzGoogle may transfer this information to third-parties where required to do so by law, or where such third-parties process the information on Google’s behalf.


In order to provide website visitors with more choice on how data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. The Opt-out add-on communicates with the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js) to stop data being sent to Google Analytics. The Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on does not affect the usage of the website in any other way. A link to further information on the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on is provided below for your convenience.

For more information on the usage of cookies by Google Analytics please see the Google website. A link to the privacy advice for this product is provided below for your convenience.

Managing Cookies

Disabling Cookies

If you would like to restrict the use of cookies you can control this in your Internet browser. Please see the help section of your browser to learn how to do so.

Email Newsletter

This website operates an email newsletter program, used to inform subscribers about products and services supplied by this website. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion. Some subscriptions may be manually processed through prior written agreement with the user.

External Links

Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.

The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note that they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Note that our website is protected by SSL encryption and external links to external HTTPS websites will also be encrypted.

Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate/engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will never ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

More Information

To find out more, or ask a question, the website owners can be contacted here.

Last Updated: June 5, 2024