We may gather two types of information about you from your use of the tradalia APP:
personal information, provided by you, both at the time of registration for the tradalia APP and also when you use the tradalia APP; and
aggregate information generated by our systems which track traffic to the tradalia APP but do not relate to you personally.
Failure to provide necessary personal information when requested may result in certain services not being available to you.
We may use the personal information we collect from you:
to verify your identity and assist you if you forget your password or registered user login details;
to provide you with (and assist you with using) the tradalia APP;
to enhance the delivery of the tradalia APP to you;
to contact you in relation to your use of the tradalia APP;
to provide you with other services related to the tradalia APP;
to provide further information to you about suppliers or other websites and services which we consider may be of interest to you;
for future marketing, promotional and publicity purposes, including to carry out direct marketing, market research and surveys;
for ensuring that you are shown the information that is most relevant to you and your interests; and
for any other use that you authorise.
Disclosure of information
We will only share personal information with other organisations or individuals in the following limited circumstances:
Where we engage other companies and individuals to perform services on our behalf or assist in providing the tradalia APP. Examples include [sending communications, maintaining customer lists, analysing data, providing marketing assistance, and providing customer service]. We will ensure that these parties agree to use personal information only as required to perform their functions (and not for other purposes), and to process the personal information in accordance with applicable privacy laws.
Where we (or any of our group companies) sell a business, we may provide your personal information as part of a database to the buyer, so that they can contact you about their plans for the business.
Only where we have your consent to do so, we may provide your personal information to other merchants or organisations so they may send you communications about other products, services or events.
We may need to disclose your personal information to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or government request.
We may use cookie files containing information that can identify the computer or other device you are working from. A cookie file is anonymous and is only used to identify visits from the same web browser.
We may use the information generated by cookie files to: (a) track traffic patterns to and from the tradalia APP; (b) ensure any communications are being shown to the most appropriate person; and (c) enable you to enter the tradalia APP, use the tradalia APP and visit registered user-only areas of the tradalia APP.
Content providers, advertisers and partners
We do not control the practices of content providers, advertisers, partners and other third parties connected with the tradalia APP and to whom you provide personal information whilst using the tradalia APP. The tradalia APP may contain links to other sites, which may not follow the same privacy policies that we adopt. We recommend that you check any relevant privacy policies before providing your personal information to any third party.
Opting in and opting out
opt out and not receive certain services or participate in certain interactive areas; or
opt in to agree to be contacted by us in relation to certain matters such as notification of new features to the tradalia APP, beta testing or promotional activities.
We use software and systems which analyse information provided through the tradalia APP on an aggregated basis. This information is collected and aggregated so you cannot be identified personally, and no personal information is stored about you through these analytics.
As no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure, we cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit or receive through the tradalia APP. While we take precautions to minimise the related risks, these activities are conducted at your own risk.
Holding, correcting and updating
For information about New Zealand’s Privacy Act 2020 and how it protects the personal information of individuals in New Zealand, visit www.privacy.org.nz