Privacy Policy

The Internet offers the chance to collect information about site users. This information can be personally identifiable information or aggregated information. However your privacy is important to us at Cumberland Systems Limited and we want to be sure that you understand the terms and conditions relating to the way in which we collect information and the use of that information.

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner (http://www.privacy.org.nz) provides further details of the New Zealand Privacy Act and how it protects personal information in New Zealand.

THE INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT
Cumberland Systems Limited operates the website www.cumberlandsystems.co.nz. As part of our operations we may gather certain types of information about the users of our sites:

1 Aggregated Data. This information is generated by our systems as they track traffic through our sites. This information does not identify you personally and is not linked to the personally identifiable information that you may have provided.

WHO WE SHARE THIS INFORMATION WITH
We will not share the information that we collect with any third parties apart from in the following circumstances:

1 The information may be hosted with a service provider. Our agreements with them protect the information that we collect from any use by them that we have not authorised.
2 The aggregated data (not the personally identifiable information) may be shared with third parties such as advertisers or business partners.

COOKIES
A cookie is a small file that resides on your computer and is recognised by our server when you visit our sites. A cookie does not provide us with any personally identifiable information. It does provide details of your IP address, the computer platform that you use (eg Mac or Windows), the browser that you use (eg Microsoft Explorer or Netscape) and what domain you are accessing our sites from. With this information we can do the following:
1 Track traffic patterns to our site.
2 Ensure that the most relevant content is being shown.
3 Allow you to enter certain site member services without having to log in each time you visit.
If you would rather we did not use cookies with you, you can refuse them by turning them off in your browser and/or deleting them from your hard drive. You will still be able to visit our sites.

BUSINESS PARTNERS
This Privacy Policy only relates to our sites. You should be aware that we are not responsible for the practices of our business partners. Our site may contain links to other sites. You should check their privacy policies before providing personally identifiable information to them or any other third party.

CHANGE IN POLICY
In order to reflect the fact that our business is growing constantly, we reserve the right to change this policy at any time.