Maurice Trapp Group Limited and Associated Companies – (we, us, our) complies with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 (the Act) when dealing with personal information. Personal information is information about an identifiable individual (a natural person).
This policy sets out how we will collect, use, disclose and protect your personal information and the choices you have associated with that data.
This policy does not limit or exclude any of your rights under the Act. If you wish to seek further information on the Act, see www.privacy.org.nz.
*For the purposes of this Policy “Maurice Trapp Group Limited” refers to:
Maurice Trapp Group Limited – Auckland , Tauranga and Hamilton Maurice Trapp Group Union Plus Limited Financial Design Group Ltd – Auckland Group Plus Ltd – Auckland Cooney Insurance – Cambridge Momentum – Whanganui Lewis Limited – Napier KSL Insurances Ltd – Christchurch
We may change this policy by uploading a revised policy onto the website. The change will apply from the date that we upload the revised policy.
This policy was last updated on 15 March 2021.
If possible, we will collect personal information from you directly.
We will use your personal information:
We may disclose your personal information in good faith that such action is necessary to:
We will take all reasonable steps to keep your personal information safe from loss, unauthorised activity, or other misuse. The security of your data is important to us, but no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
You must not provide us with personal information of any other individual unless you have the express authorisation of that individual to do so. If you provide us with such information about another individual before doing so you:
If you have not done this, you must tell us before you provide any third party information.
Subject to certain grounds for refusal set out in the Act, you have the right to access your readily retrievable personal information that we hold and to request a correction to your personal information. Before you exercise this right, we will need evidence to confirm that you are the individual to whom the personal information relates.
Please contact us using our contact details on the following page as soon as possible if there are any changes to your personal information or if you believe the personal information we hold about you is not accurate, complete or up to date.
In respect of a request for correction, if we think the correction is reasonable and we are reasonably able to change the personal information, we will make the correction. If we do not make the correction, we will take reasonable steps to note on the personal information that you requested the correction.
If you want to exercise the above rights, email us at . Your email should provide evidence of who you are, which of our Companies represents you as our client, and set out the details of your request (e.g. the personal information, or the correction, that you are requesting).
We take reasonable steps to maintain secure internet connections and protect any personal information that we hold from misuse, interference and loss, and from unauthorised access, alteration and disclosure. However data protection measures are never completely secure and, despite the measures we have put in place, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information. Where required by law, we will notify you of any notifiable privacy breach concerning your personal information.
If you provide us with personal information over the internet, the provision of that information is at your own risk.
If you post your personal information on the website’s message board/ chat room, you acknowledge and agree that the information you post is publicly available.