Privacy Statement and Disclaimer

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Whangarei District Council has made every reasonable effort to provide accurate and reliable information on this website.

Visitors to this site are advised that Whangarei District Council does not warrant the accuracy of this information and does not accept responsibility or liability for any action taken as a result of the use of part or all of this website, its content or any linked sites. The use of any information is at the website visitor’s own risk and discretion and should not be treated as advice from Whangarei District Council.

A number of links to external websites have been included throughout this site to provide supporting and additional information. While these external links have been selected with due care, Council is not affiliated with any person or goods and services mentioned in them, neither does it necessarily endorse, approve or sponsor these goods or services and any content or views expressed.

Whangarei District Council does not accept any responsibility for the content or operation of any external site.  

Privacy Statement

The collection and use of personal information by Whangarei District Council is regulated by the Privacy Act 1993. Under this Act, personal information may be collected only for a lawful purpose connected with a function or activity of Council and only if necessary for that purpose. Such information must, as a general rule, be collected directly from the individual concerned and that person must be told why the information is needed. 

Whangarei District Council will use personal information provided by website visitors only in accordance with the requirements of the Act for the reasons it was given, and will not share personal information with any third parties unless written permission is given by the website visitor concerned. 

All enquiries about or formal requests for information under the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987, or queries relating to the Privacy Act 1993 should be made  in writing to: 

Democracy and Legal  Services Manager
Whangarei District Council 
Private Bag 9023 
Whangarei 0148

For more detailed information about the Privacy Act, follow this link
Guide to the Privacy Act 1993 (Privacy Commissioner website).