Website Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice applies to all personal information we collect through this website (www.britax.co.nz).
OUR PRIVACY COMMITMENT
Britax Childcare Pty Ltd (“Britax”) is committed to protecting your privacy online. We manage your personal information in an open transparent way and make every reasonable effortto use this information only as you choose.
OUR PRIVACY OBLIGATIONS
This Privacy Notice sets out how we comply with our obligations under the Privacy Act 1993.
Britax is bound by the requirements of the Privacy Act 1993, which regulates how we may collect, use, disclose and store your personal information. This Act also specifies how individuals may access and correct information held about them.
“Personal Information” means information or an opinion about an identifiable individual (or an individual who is reasonably identifiable), whether true or not, or recorded in a material form or not. For example, this type of information could include your name, contact details, age and address.
If you have any questions regarding Britax’s Privacy Notice, please call us on 0508 688 822 or email us at [email protected].
We may review this policy from time to time and will notify you of any changes by posting an updated version on our website. Your use of our website following any updates constitutes acceptance of this policy as amended. We recommend you regularly review the policy when you visit our website. This documents represents our Privacy Notice as the 23rd May 2017.
WHAT KIND OF PERSONAL INFORMATION DOES BRITAX COLLECT AND HOLD?
Any personal information that you provide via our websites directly is collected and managed by Britax.
The types of personal information Britax may collect includes your:
Links to Third Party Sites
The Britax Childcare Pty Ltd website(s) may contain links to and from third-party and/or affiliates websites managed by persons, organizations or entities not controlled by Britax. A link from this Website to any other site does not imply that Britax endorses or approves of other websites and/or their content. These links are provided for reference and convenience when researching related products and/or activities, and Britax encourages you to review the privacy practices of those websites.
HOW DOES BRITAX COLLECT AND HOLD YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
AND HOW IS IT USED?
Britax will only collect your personal information by lawful and fair means, and not in an unreasonably intrusive manner.
If you browse the Britax Website you may on the whole do so anonymously without providing any personal information. However, there are times which Britax may ask you for personal data. Britax only uses your information to conduct business with you. It is Britax’s usual practice to collect information directly from you when you:
Unless otherwise indicated in this Privacy Notice, your personally identifiable information will not be rented, sold, or shared with any third party. Any information you give to Britax will be held with the utmost care, and will not be used in ways to which you have not consented.
Opting Out of Receiving Materials
Any customer who does not wish to receive marketing oriented email communications from Britax may use the email preferences / unsubscribe link either at the bottom of website(s) orwithin our email newsletter.
Policies for Children
Britax does not knowingly collect or use information from its guests under 13 years of age or provide any personally identifying information from such guests to any third party for any reason.
Britax urges parents and caregivers to spend time with their children online and to participate in their activities and interests.
Britax analyses its website logs to constantly improve the value of the materials available on this website. Website logs are not personally identifiable, and Britax makes no attempt to link them with the individuals that actually browse the site.
Use of Government Identifiers
Britax will not use government identifiers, such as driver’s licence number, as its own identifier of individuals.
Data Quality And Security
We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your personal information is stored securely and is protected from the misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. We use secure serves, and industry standard data encryption whenever we are receiving or transferring your personal information online. However, we accept no responsibility for any loss, misuse, unauthorised access or disclosure, alteration or destruction of personal information which you submit to us.
The personal information that we collect about you is stored on our database servers and filing systems managed by us in Australia.
If you request for us to do so, we will note your customer recorded as “deleted”, which means it will not be used for any purpose (such as marketing). However, your customer name and number will still remain in our database as it will be attached to historical transactions.
HOW YOU CAN ACCESS OR CORRECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You are able to make changes to your personal information via our website or contact centre. You can also request access to the personal information we hold about you. You can also request access to the personal information we hold about you at any time online or over the phone and we will provide you with that information unless we are prevented by law from giving it to you.
If we are unable to give you access to the information you have requested, we will give you reasons for this decision when we respond to your request.
If you believe your personal information is not accurate, complete or up to date, please call us on 0508 688 822 or email us at [email protected]
HOW CAN YOU NOTIFY US OF A PRIVACY CONCERN OR CONTACT OUR PRIVACY OFFICER?
If you have any queries, concerns of complaints about the manner in which your personal information has been collected or handled by Britax, or you would like access to or correction of personal information we hold about you, please write to:
Britax Childcare (NZ) LTD
P.O. Box 100247, North Shore Mail Centre
North Shore City, New Zealand 0745
Except as specifically stated in this Policy, or elsewhere on this Website, or as otherwise required by applicable law, neither Britax nor its directors, employees, content providers, affiliates or other representatives will be liable for damages of any kind (including, without limitation, lost profits, direct, indirect, compensatory, consequential, exemplary, special, incidental or punitive damages) arising out of your use of, your inability to use or the performance of this website or the Content whether or not we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Britax uses reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy, correctness and reliability of the Content, but we make no representations as to the Content's accuracy, correctness or reliability..
If you have questions or concerns about your privacy when using the Britax website, contact Britax by email at [email protected].