Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy explains the collection, use, and disclosure of “personal information” by Etown New Zealand Services Ltd (“Etown New Zealand”), with its principal place of business at 36, Kelvin Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand, through the websites that Etown New Zealand operates at http://www.EtownNewZealand.com. Any “personal information” that Etown New Zealand collects is handled in accordance with this policy. This Privacy Policy also explains our commitment to you with respect to our use and disclosure of non personal browsing and site usage data that Etown New Zealand collects as the provider of the website. That commitment is contained in a “Data Usage Policy,” below. As used in this policy, “personal information” means information that would allow a party to identify you such as, for example, your name, address or location, telephone number or email address. By accessing the website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.
Our Principles
Etown New Zealand is committed to handling responsibly the information and data we collect about you through our website, whether personal information or non personal browsing and site usage data. We have designed our Privacy Policy and our Data Usage Policy consistent with the following principles (the “Principles”):
1. Privacy policies and data collection and use policies should be human readable, comprehensive, and easy to locate;
2. Only the minimum amount of information reasonably necessary to provide you with services should be collected and maintained, and only for so long as reasonably needed;
Personal Information We Collect
We collect personal information at several places on the Websites, including without limitation:
in connection with the creation of an Etown New Zealand account
when you provide us with your personal information such as by sending an email to us or signing up to receive a newsletter
What we do with the Personal Information
Emails and Newsletters. We use the personal information you provide to us when you send us emails or sign up to receive our newsletter or in order to respond to your request — for example, to reply to your email or to send you communications about news and events related to Etown New Zealand .
How we Use and Share this information
Use of Information: We will use the Information in order to provide services to you. In the course of performing the services, we may need to provide some or all of Information to third parties. You agree that you have no objection to such disclosure. At your request, we may also provide your phone number, email id and address to vendors and service providers in order that may be get in touch with you. We may use Information for various internal purposes including for (a) improving our services, (b) creating new offerings, (c) protecting Our rights, (d) protecting third party rights including other users of services. We may aggregate non-personal information about the users of Our services / persons who visit Our websites and share the same with any third parties on such terms as may be deemed appropriate. For instance, we may share information about the number of users who asked for information about a particular service or information about the number of users who purchased certain categories of products or information in a particular area etc.
Special Offers and Updates
Our customers and users will occasionally receive newsletters or e-mails with information on products, services, or special offers. Out of respect for the privacy of our users, Etown New Zealand gives them the opportunity to opt-out from receiving these types of communications.
Service Announcements
On rare occasions, it is necessary to send out a strictly service-related announcement, if, for instance, our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance. Generally, users may not opt-out of these communications, though they can deactivate their account. However, these communications are not promotional in nature.
Your Account. When you sign up, you provide personal information to create your account and establish a password and profile. We use that personal information to establish and maintain your accounts, provide you with the features we provide for account holders, , and for the purpose of contacting you about upcoming news and events relevant to Etown New Zealand . By joining Etown New Zealand , you are also given a public profile page where you can post personal information for public viewing. The information that you submit on your public profile page, any photograph or image of yourself you upload, is posted by you at your discretion (although subject to Etown New Zealand ‘s Terms of Service). The information you publish on your public profile page, including your personal information, may be used by anyone who views that information for any lawful purpose, with the exception of any photograph or image of yourself that you upload. Etown New Zealand may use the personal and non personal information you provide in your public profile to promote Etown New Zealand and its service. Any other personal information that we may collect which is not described specifically in this Privacy Policy will only be collected and used in accordance with the Principles.
Disclosures of Personal Information
We share information that you provide including personal information and other information that is available with us under the following circumstances: We believe in good faith that sharing information is necessary (a) to satisfy applicable law, rules or regulations, (b) to comply with any judicial or regulatory request or order, (c) detect or prevent any fraud or violation of an obligations that are owed by you, (d) protect ourselves and other third parties including our users from any loss or damage or to prevent any damage to any property. You have consented to sharing information. Sharing information is necessary in order to provide the services. We outsource the performance of various functions to third parties, which may include technology related services, hosting servers etc. Our vendors and service providers may have access to Information. Please note that some of such servers may be located outside the country you are in. You confirm and agree that you have no objection to the same.
Security of Personal Information Collected
Etown New Zealand has implemented reasonable measures to protect against unauthorized access to and unlawful interception or processing of personal information that Etown New Zealand stores and controls. However, no website can fully eliminate security risks. Third parties may circumvent our security measures to unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. We will post a reasonably prominent notice to the Websites if any such security breach occurs.
Content You Post to this Site
When you post content to this site, through comments, forums, or any other mechanism, the text of your content is sent to third-party Company for analysis. This helps prevent spam. By posting content to this site, you agree for that also.
Data Usage Policy: Non Personal Browsing and Site Usage Information
Our Data Usage Policy covers how we maintain and use information about you that is collected by our website and server logs.
Non Personal Information We Collect. When you use the Websites, our servers (which may be hosted by a third party service provider) may collect information indirectly and automatically (through, for example, the use of your “IP address”) about your activities while visiting the Websites and information about the browser you are using. We use this information for internal purposes only, such as to help understand how the service is being used, to improve our website and the features we provide, and for systems administration purposes. Etown New Zealand may use a third party analytics provider to help us collect and analyze non personal information through operation of our website for those same purposes.
No Selling. Except in the unique situations identified in this Privacy Policy, Etown New Zealand does not sell the non personal information we collect about you or your website usage to third parties.
Reorganization or Spin-Offs
Etown New Zealand may transfer some or all of your personal and/or non personal information to a third party as a result of a reorganization, spin-off or similar transaction. Upon such transfer, the acquirer’s privacy policy will apply. In such event, Etown New Zealand will use reasonable efforts to notify you and to ensure that at the time of the transaction the acquirer’s privacy policy complies with the Principles.
Children
We will never knowingly request personal information from anyone under the age of 13 without requiring parental consent. Any person who provides their personal information to Etown New Zealand through the Websites represents that they are 13 years of age or older.
Third-Party Sites
The website may include links to other websites. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party sites. This Privacy Policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other websites.
Maintenance of Information
The information provided to Etown New Zealand is saved indefinitely and may be stored on one or more databases directly or indirectly maintained by Etown New Zealand . Etown New Zealand employs industry-standard security measures to protect the confidentiality of the information. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur; we make every effort to prevent such occurrences. Any other particularly sensitive information, such as credit card numbers collected for commercial transactions, is encrypted prior to transmission by you to Etown New Zealand . Please remember that we cannot guarantee that no breach of security will occur.
Your Responsibility
You are responsible for the security of your Customer ID and passwords. Make sure you keep them in a safe place and do not share them with others. Always remember to log out after your session ends to ensure that others cannot access your private personal information.
User’s Reponsibility for its Information
The user acknowledges that they shall be solely responsible and liable for the authenticity and genuineness of their information, they provide to Etown New Zealand while using the Etown New Zealand service/s. The User confirms that it will provide the correct information about itself. In the event the user provides any wrong or incomplete information, then the user alone shall be liable and responsible for the same. Further, user also acknowledges that the information provided by the user is voluntarily.
Special Note to International Users
This website is hosted in the India. If you are accessing the site from the New Zealand, European Union, Asia, or any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use and disclosure that differ from Indian laws, please note that you are transferring your personal data to the India which does not have the same data protection laws as the New Zealand, EU and other regions. By providing your personal data you consent to:
the use of your personal data for the uses identified above in accordance with the Privacy Policy; and
the transfer of your personal data to the India as indicated above.

Use of cookies
Information about the use of our websites is of commercial value to us. To help us provide the best possible results on our websites, advertising services for users and advertisers, and other services for our customers, we may collect and store information about the way our websites are used (such as how many computers connect to each website, which pages are viewed, and which browsers are being used) and the products and services advertised on the websites. This may include sending a “cookie” to your computer. A cookie is a message given to an internet browser by a web server. The browser stores the message in a text file. The message is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This identifies your computer uniquely but does not harm your computer and does not identify you.
Our websites use one type of cookie for reporting on the use of the website, and another type of cookie to provide you with certain website functionality (such as displaying content more relevant to you, or enabling you to retain search queries). Cookies will be sent to your computer the first time you visit one of our websites. If you do not wish to have a cookie placed on your computer, you may be able to disable all cookies via your browser’s “Options” or “Preferences” menu.
Online advertisements
We may use a third-party advertising company to serve ads when you visit our websites. This company may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visit to our websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. In the course of serving such advertisements, our third-party advertiser may place or recognise a unique cookie on your computer.
Modification
Etown New Zealand shall have the right to modify the terms of this Privacy Policy at any time, which modification shall be effective immediately upon posting to http://www.EtownNewZealand .com/privacy-policy. Accordingly, we encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about how we are protecting the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the website or service constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.