The Trends Group (we, us, our) complies with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 (the Act) when dealing with personal information. Personal information is any information about an identifiable individual (a natural person). Personal information includes without limits name, address details, contact information and personal preferences.
This policy sets out how we will collect, use, disclose and protect your personal information.
This policy does not limit or exclude any of your rights under the Act. If you wish to seek further information on the Act, see www.privacy.org.nz.
We may change this policy by uploading a revised policy onto the website. The change will apply from the date that we upload the revised policy. The change may occur at any time, we recommend periodically checking this policy for your own benefit.
This policy was last updated on 7 February 2019.
We collect personal information about you from:
If possible, we will collect personal information from you directly.
We will use your personal information:
We take care to ensure that we adhere to the provisions of the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007, any information collected from you will be used accordingly.
We may disclose your personal information to:
We will not release, sell, publish, rent, distribute, licence, disclose, share or give away your personal information, except as provided for as above.
We will take reasonable steps to keep your personal information safe from loss, unauthorised activity, or other misuse.
Subject to certain grounds for refusal set out in the Act, you have the right to access your readily retrievable personal information that we hold and to request a correction to your personal information. Before you exercise this right, we will need evidence to confirm that you are the individual to whom the personal information relates.
In respect of a request for correction, if we think the correction is reasonable and we are reasonably able to change the personal information, we will make the correction. If we do not make the correction, we will take reasonable steps to note on the personal information that you requested the correction.
If you want to exercise either of the above rights, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your email should provide evidence of who you are and set out the details of your request (e.g. the personal information, or the correction, that you are requesting).
We may charge you our reasonable costs of providing to you copies of your personal information or correcting that information.
While we take reasonable steps to maintain secure internet connections, if you provide us with personal information over the internet, the provision of that information is at your own risk.