Privacy

Privacy

Information about the privacy provisions on this website.

National Wilding Conifer Control Programme committed to privacy

This privacy notice applies to personal information collected on the Wilding Conifers website: www.wildingconifers.org.nz.

The National Wilding Conifer Control Programme (the Programme) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of visitors to the Wilding Conifers website. You may browse and access most information contained within this website without providing any personal information. However, through this website, you may also provide your contact details to subscribe to updates from the Programme.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey or fill in a form.

The Programme may also collect statistical information about your visit to help improve the site. This information is aggregated and doesn't identify you personally. It includes:

  • your IP address
  • the search terms you used
  • the pages you accessed on this website and the links you clicked on
  • the date and time you visited the website
  • the referring site (if any) through which you clicked through to this site
  • your operating system (e.g., Windows XP, Mac OS X)
  • the type of web browser you use (e.g. Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox)
  • other things like your screen resolution and the language setting of your browser.

Collecting personal information

If you choose to use this website to provide your contact details to subscribe to updates from the Ministry, your personal information will be collected by a third party service provider, using its proprietary software, and acting on behalf of the Ministry.  At the ‘last updated’ date above, that third party service provider is Campaign Monitor Pty Ltd (ABN 42 094 533 445).  Subscription to updates is optional and users can unsubscribe at any time.  Campaign Monitor’s privacy statement can be viewed at www.campaignmonitor.com/privacy

Where you provide personal information, the Programme only uses that information for the purpose(s) for which it was gathered, and provides it to any third parties that are specified in this privacy policy or at the point of collection.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our website’s privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using wilding.conifer@mpi.govt.nz