Who we are
We are Civil Contractors New Zealand, a national association for civil contractors. Our website address is: https://civilcontractors.co.nz.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it:
Membership data and contact forms
We collect personal information from our members, including information about your:
• contact information
• interactions with us
• billing or purchase information
We collect your personal information in order to:
• Communicate with our members and stakeholders
• Charge membership fees
Besides our staff and regional Branches, we share this information with:
• Hirepool New Zealand in order to Communicate with CCNZ members and partners under the terms of our agreement with them as Prinicpal Business Partner.
• CCNZ’s publishing company Contrafed to enable them to send the Contractor Magazine and newsletter to you.
• The public in order to help New Zealanders find relevant contractors and goods and service providers to meet their needs
Providing some information is optional. If you choose not to enter membership details, including email address, postal address and the name of a key contact, we’ll be unable to provide them with the benefits of CCNZ membership.
• If you choose not to enter an email address we’ll be unable to provide them with communications and updates
We keep your information safe by storing it in encrypted files and only allowing certain staff to access it.
You have the right to ask for a copy of any personal information we hold about you, and to ask for it to be corrected if you think it is wrong. If you’d like to ask for a copy of your information, or to have it corrected, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 0800 692 376, or : PO Box 12-013, Wellington.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.