Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

We, Upper Hutt City Council, take our privacy obligations seriously and we’ve created this privacy policy to explain how we treat your personal information collected on this website. Personal information is information we hold which is identifiable as being about you.

We collect, use, and disclose, your personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020 and the Privacy Statement (https://www.upperhuttcity.com/Home/Privacy-statement?BestBetMatch=privacy|721fcf83-6b70-425d-bad7-b5198513b807|393d7a60-a2b6-4e2e-858a-86de9aabfea4|en-AU) .

The software platform this website runs on and associated technology operations are provided by Bang the Table Pty Ltd. Click this link for the Privacy Policy governing their service.


Information we collect when you use Bang the Table

Registration information

Information collected from you when you register to use this site. This includes your email address and additional demographic information as provided by you through the registration form.

Please note that you are able to browse and publicly accessible sections of this website completely anonymously, without signing up.

Engagement information

Information you create through responses to surveys, comments on discussion forums, or any of the other engagement opportunities.


How we use the information we collect

We collect this information in order to:

  • Analyse and interpret it to help meet our objectives and obligations;
  • Communicate information to you about topics that you have told us you are interested in hearing about;
  • Respond to enquiries, and otherwise engage with stakeholders.


Security

While no online service is completely secure, we work very hard to protect information about you against unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction, and take all reasonable measures to do so.


Contact us

For further information about our privacy policy and related information practices, or to access/correct your personal information, or to make a complaint, please contact our Privacy Officer at legalservices@uhcc.govt.nz.