Podium Podiatry and Footwear Ltd (we, us, our) complies with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 (the Act) when dealing with personal information. Personal information is information about an identifiable individual (a natural person).
This policy sets out how we will collect, use, disclose and protect your personal information.
This policy does not limit or exclude any of your rights under the Act. If you wish to seek further information on the Act, see www.privacy.org.nz.
Changes to this policy
We may change this policy by uploading a revised policy onto the website. The change will apply from the date that we upload the revised policy.
This policy was last updated on 27 September 2020.
Who we collect personal information from?
We collect personal information about you from:
If possible, we will collect personal information from you directly.
How we use your personal information
We will use your personal information:
Disclosing your personal information
We may disclose your personal information to:
A business that supports our services and products may be located outside New Zealand. This may mean your personal information is held and processed outside New Zealand.
Protecting your personal information
We will take reasonable steps to keep your personal information safe from loss, unauthorised activity, or other misuse.
Accessing and correcting your personal information
Subject to certain grounds for refusal set out in the Act, you have the right to access your readily retrievable personal information that we hold and to request a correction to your personal information. Before you exercise this right, we will need evidence to confirm that you are the individual to whom the personal information relates.
In respect of a request for correction, if we think the correction is reasonable and we are reasonably able to change the personal information, we will make the correction. If we do not make the correction, we will take reasonable steps to note on the personal information that you requested the correction.
If you want to exercise either of the above rights, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your email should provide evidence of who you are and set out the details of your request (e.g. the personal information, or the correction, that you are requesting).
We may charge you our reasonable costs of providing to you copies of your personal information or correcting that information.
Internet use & Security
The security of your Personal Information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Website, cookies & advertising
Information Collection and Use
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name ("Personal Information").
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("Log Data").
This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics & Facebook Pixels that collect, monitor and analyse this.
Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
We also use Google Remarketing Audiences, and Facebook Custom Audiences to deliver advertisements to our Site visitors on Facebook & the Google Network based on the information we have collected.
We also use third party service providers (for example, Google & Facebook Tools) to help us track the effectiveness of our website, generate visitor traffic and to display targeted advertising & remarketing through cookies, web beacons, and other storage technologies. These advertisements may collect anonymous information about your visits to the website on which such advertisement is placed, your interaction with these ads and the products and services offered by us and others through the use of a cookie (such as a Google Analytics or Facebook Pixel) pixel tag or other web technologies. We, Google and other selected marketing organisations may use this anonymous information to inform, optimise and provide targeted advertisements to you.
Our website may also contain links and advertisements which link to third party websites. We have no control over the privacy policies of such third parties and we encourage you to review such policies prior to providing any information to or purchasing goods or services from such third parties.
How to opt out
To opt out of data collection, you can set your browser to block all cookies, including cookies associated with our Site. If your browser is set to reject all cookies, some features & functions on our website might not be available.
To get more information, customise targeted advertisements, or opt-out of Google Analytics & Ads, you can visit Google’s Ads Preferences Manager. Or to learn more about interest-based advertising, visit this site.
Access to information
You have the right to access your personal information or request us to delete any inaccurate information that we may hold of you. To make a request, please visit the Contact Us section of this policy. For additional security measures, we may ask you to verify your identity when making a request. We will provide reasonable efforts to satisfy your request within 20 working days and will delete inaccurate information unless required for legal purposes or legitimate business.
Changes to this policy