This statement applies to personal information collected through this website (tekura.govt.nz). This statement is to let users of this website know when we collect personal information and what we do with it.
You can use this site without disclosing any personal information.
We collect personal information that you choose to give us while using our website and its services, for example your email address if you contact us through the email address listed on our site. We only use this personal information for the purpose(s) specified at the point of collection.
Any information you provide to us via email is viewable by Te Kura site administrators. Please do not send us sensitive information.
We do not give information about you to other government agencies, organisations or anyone else unless one of the following applies:
We—and our contractors, providers and agencies—use analytical tools, including Google Analytics, to create summary statistics that allow us to assess information, such as the number of visitors to different sections of the website, identify what information is of most and least interest, monitor system performance, and help us make our website more useful to visitors. To do this, these analytical tools collect and store the data when you visit the website, including:
This information is viewable by Te Kura administrators.
Your emails to the site may constitute public records and be retained to the extent required by the Public Records Act 2005. We may also be required to disclose those materials under the Official Information Act 1982 or to a parliamentary Select Committee in response to a parliamentary question.
Under the Privacy Act 2020, you have the right to access and to request correction of any of your personal information provided to Te Kura in connection with your use of this site. If you would like to see or change your personal information that Te Kura has stored, or if you have any concerns regarding your privacy, please contact us at the address below. Te Kura may require proof of your identity before being able to provide you with any personal information.