Cookies and Tracking Technologies Policy
Tracking technologies (e.g., cookies) are small data files stored on a device with a web browser such as a personal computer, tablet and a smart phone. A cookie can contain information about your IP address, your device, or the online activity of a person who uses that device. The information in each cookie is sent to the party that controls that cookie so that it can recognise you when you revisit that website or visit other websites.
We use first and third-party cookies. First party cookies are used and controlled by us to provide services on our website. Third-party cookies are controlled by third-parties.
The cookies we use are either session or persistent cookies. Session cookies only last until you close your browser. Persistent cookies remain on your computer until you delete them.
Our websites use the cookies that perform the following functions:
- Necessary cookies - These cookies are necessary to enable certain features of our websites to operate.
- Performance cookies - These cookies help us analyse data from our website so we can optimise our services to you. We use these cookies to compile reports and to help us better understand your use of our website. These may be first or third party cookies.
- Functionality cookies - These cookies allow us to enhance your experience (for example by remembering any settings you may have selected);
- Advertising/targeting cookies - These cookies are used to recognise your online interests, activity and browsing habits in order to provide targeted advertising. These can be used to track links clicked on our websites, other websites, social media platforms, and our direct marketing material. These are generally third party cookies.
Third party cookies
Where we use third party cookies, such providers may be based outside of New Zealand and may not have privacy laws as comprehensive as in your place of residence.
While these third parties are primarily collecting this information on our behalf, some of these third parties may also use the information which is collected for their legitimate business interests, including to improve their own services, and to maintain the security of their systems. Our agreements with such third parties include standard data protection clauses. If you would like further information about how our agreements with these third parties protect your data, please let us know.
For the third parties we use, their privacy policies or ad preferences can be accessed from the links below.
For residents of the United Kingdom or the European Union, where the Data Protection Act 2018 or the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies, in addition to the right of access and correction set out in the Policy, you have the right to restrict the processing of your Personal Information, to object to processing of your Personal Information, to the portability of your Personal Information, and to obtain erasure of your Personal Information as set out in the Data Protection Act 2018 or the GDPR. You may also lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority.