WSPA New Zealand Limited (WSPA/we/us/our) takes the privacy and
security of personal information you disclose to us seriously. With
the increasingly rapid expansion of technology and access to
information, preserving your privacy is now more important than
ever. WSPA strives to protect personal information to the standards
embodied by the Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act 1993, and
other applicable laws to protect your privacy.. WSPA has developed
this Privacy Statement for New Zealand individuals.
This Privacy Statement sets out what kind of information we
collect, how that information is used by WSPA and who has access to
your personal information. Any changes to our Privacy Statement
will be prominently posted on our website under the domain name
reallywildgifts.org.au (Website'), and on certain WSPA printed
material. We aim to give you the opportunity to know what
information we gather, how that information will be used and
whether we will disclose that information to third parties.
If you would like to know more about the Privacy Act in New
Zealand you can visit the website of the Privacy Commissioner
or contact them directly on email@example.com
or call 09-302 8680.
What personal information we collect
Personal information including your name, address, telephone
number, fax, email address, occupation and age may be collected by
us when you provide it to us through our Website or via other
means. For example, this information may be collected when you buy
a gift via
the Website or create a gift registry using the Website. If you
choose not to provide us with personal information, we may not be
able to provide you with the services or information you require.
If any of the information WSPA seeks about you is not provided then
we may be limited in the services we will be able to provide to
you, such as proper processing of a donation/payment and issuing of
a receipt for taxation deductions.
How we use personal information
WSPA collects your personal information to perform WSPA's
functions and activities, which could include:
- Processing your gift payment, donation or registration as a
- Inviting you to sponsor or participate in WSPA's appeals or
- Recording your support for a WSPA campaign or petition;
- Answering questions you ask us;
- Responding to requests for information;
- Contacting you with regard with regard to promotions you have
elected to take part in;
- If you subscribe to our mailing list, to provide you with
regular information (including by electronic message) on
promotions, fundraising activities and research and development at
When we share your personal
WSPA takes the privacy of personal information held in its
database very seriously. Your personal information will not be
added to a third party mailing list nor will we disclose personal
information to third parties, except where you consent, as outlined
in this Privacy Statement or where required or authorised by law.
Email messages may be monitored by the WSPA website administrator
for troubleshooting and maintenance purposes.
We may disclose your information to service providers,
contractors and agents such as IT and Web Support Contractors,
Employee Contribution Schemes, Banking Agencies, Marketing and
Analysis Contractors, Auditors and WSPA UK, who help us to provide
market our services and activities, as well as to other members of
the WSPA Group, including those who are located outside of New
Zealand. While we seek to recognise our donors' support in WSPA
publications, if requested we will not display the name of the
donor. Donor details are kept strictly confidential and used only
in accordance with this Privacy Statement and applicable laws.
Requests for anonymity are strictly adhered to.
From time to time information may be placed on your computer to
allow us to identify your computer. This information is commonly
known as a "cookie" and may contain information such as your
computer's Internet Protocol (IP) address, your computer's
operating system, browser type and traffic patterns. We do not
match cookies to any personal information. Cookies show us how and
when visitors use our Website and may be used for statistical and
websites use them.
Cookies are stored on your computer and not on our Website. If
you do not wish to receive cookies or want to be notified of when
they are placed, you may wish to set your web browser to do so,
though disabling this feature may prevent you from using certain
of our Website. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.x users can disable
their cookie settings by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options",
selecting the "Privacy" tab and changing the privacy settings to
"Block All Cookies".
What choices are available to you regarding collection
of your personal information?
Should you not wish to make your personal information available,
you may choose simply not to fill out any of the forms located on
our Website. Should you wish to supply us with personal information
but do not wish to transmit this information via the web, you
choose to 'print' the appropriate form(s) and send them by post to
the World Society for the Protection of Animals, Private Bag 93220,
Parnell Auckland 1151. Alternatively you may email your requests to
Help us to ensure we hold accurate
We take reasonable precautions to ensure that the personal
information we collect, use and disclose is accurate, complete and
up-to-date. However, the accuracy of that information
depends to a large extent on you. We recommend that you let us
know if there are any errors in your personal information and keep
us up-to-date with changes to personal information such as your
name or address.
If you have supplied personal information for the purpose of
subscribing to the WSPA mailing list, you may choose to
'unsubscribe' by following the instructions outlined in our email
communications to you or by contacting our Privacy Officer on the
details provided below.
People who receive a Really Wild
When you choose to send a Really Wild Gift to someone (Recipient)
WSPA needs to collect the Recipient's contact information to
deliver the gift card. Contact information includes the Recipient's
name and either their email address or postal address. WSPA will
only use the contact information to send the Recipient their gift
card. In order to do this WSPA may need to share the Recipient's
information with service providers and contractors who assist WSPA
with the Really Wild Gifts campaign. WSPA will not store the
information for future use. WSPA will not email or post the
Recipient any other materials, nor will we pass on their details to
any third party except as required by law or as outlined under this
section of the privacy statement.
WSPA welcomes your questions and comments about privacy. If you
want to know more about our approach to privacy or wish to access
or request correction of your personal information, please contact
our Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800
Private Bag 93220
Parnell Auckland 1151