and ‘our’ refer to National Collective of Independent Women’s Refuges Inc. NCIWR
operates this web application at https://d3f5l8ze0o4j2m.cloudfront.net (‘this web application’).
collect and that you provide to us. By using this web application you acknowledge that we may collect,
Collection of personal information
We may collect personal information from you when you use this web application, for example when you
make a request for contact on this web application.
You may decide not to provide your personal information to us. However, if you do not provide it, we may
not be able to provide you with access to certain information or services. For example, we may be unable
to make contact with you if you do not provide us with your contact information.
Automated collection of non-personal information
When you visit this web application, we will not add traceable elements (such as cookies, sessions, and
usage monitoring software) to your browser or device.
Use and disclosure
the Privacy Act 1993. We may use your personal information to:
Your personal information will only be made available internally for the above purposes. We will not
disclose your personal information to third parties. We will only use or disclose personal information
that you have provided to us, or which we have obtained about you:
for the above-mentioned purposes;
if you have otherwise authorised us to do so;
if we have given you notification of the intended use or disclosure and you have not objected to
that use or disclosure;
if we believe that the use or disclosure is reasonably necessary to assist a law enforcement
agency or an agency responsible for national security in the performance of their
if we believe that the use or disclosure is reasonably necessary to enforce any legal rights we
may have, or is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property and safety of us, our
customers and users, or others;
if we are required or permitted by law to disclose the information; or
to another entity that carries on the business of operating this web application.
Storage and security
All personal information collected on this web application is collected and held by NCIWR. We will
endeavour to protect your personal information that is held by us from unauthorised access, use,
disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Third party service providers
This website may be hosted by one or more third party service providers (‘service providers’) who enable
us to provide this web application. You acknowledge and agree that any personal information that may be
collected on this web application may also be held and used by our service providers on our behalf. Any
information collected will be securely sent and securely stored on a server.
Third party websites
This web application may be hosted by websites operated by third parties. We are not responsible for the
content of such websites, or the manner in which those websites collect, store, use, or distribute any
personal information you provide. When you visit third party websites from hyperlinks displayed on this
web application, we encourage you to review the privacy statements of those websites so that you can
understand how the personal information you provide may be collected, stored, used, and distributed.
Right to access and correct
You may request access to, or correction of, any personal information we hold about you by contacting us
PO Box 27-078
To ensure that the contact information we hold about you is accurate and current, please notify us of any
changes to such information as soon as possible.
Any emergency relating to domestic violence should be directed to 111 for New Zealand Police assistance.
If you request assistance through this website, we will endeavour to respond as soon as we can. If you
require advocacy services phone 0800 REFUGE or 0800 733 843 to talk to a refuge in your area within New
Zealand. All member refuges of NCIWR are listed on our main website (www.womensrefuge.org.nz). If you do visit the Women’s
Refuge Website, please note that it is a traceable site so we recommend you use the online safety tips
found on this web application to visit www.womensrefuge.org.nz safely.
Advocacy services are available at member refuges. Your call and information will be treated in
confidence and privacy.
this will indicate your acceptance of any such changes.