Website Use Policy
Access to Internet Services
Every access to the Internet Services of the NZGBA (http://www.germantrade.co.nz / http://neuseeland.ahk.de) is recorded in a server log file. In this server log file the following data will be recorded for a maximum time of three months:
- name of recalled data
- IP address
- date and time of recall
- transferred data volume
- affirmation of successful recall
The recorded data will be analysed for the improvement of our Internet Services.
If you order any informational material, newsletters, brochures or register for an event through our website, we will ask for your name and other information. Your personal information will be held on servers in Germany. The access to such servers is reserved to special authorised persons dealing with technical, commercial or editorial support or maintenance of the servers.
Data that are kept as a result of a visit to German Chamber sites will only be transferred to third parties if this is obligatory under law or pursuant to a court order, or if the transfer is necessary for criminal or civil proceedings due to attacks on the German Chambers' Internet infrastructure. We do not sell, rent or give away personal information to third parties for commercial or non-commercial purposes.
If you order informational material, newsletters, brochures or register for an event through our website, we will only use your personal information for matters related to the purpose for which it was collected. We will not provide your information to un-related third parties without your consent.
Protection of minors
Persons under the age of 18 must obtain the permission of their parents or legal guardians before submitting any data to us. We do not knowingly request personal information or collect such data from minors.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
Links to websites of other providers
Our Internet sites contain links to websites of other providers. We cannot guarantee that such providers abide by the confidential data regulations.
You are entitled to request access to and correct personal information that we hold about you. For further information relating to the treatment of personal data or to request access to personal data that we may hold about you, please feel free to contact us:
Chief Executive Officer
New Zealand German Business Association Inc.
188 Quay Street
+64 9 304 0120
+64 9 309 0209
Auckland, August 2014