Website Terms & Conditions
Terms and Conditions
Information on the www.baycentral.co.nz website (this Website) is provided by Stride Property Limited (Stride).
The Terms and Conditions set out below apply to all users of this Website. When accessing or using this Website, you agree to comply with these Terms and Conditions and any other terms or instructions for access or use posted on this Website. You agree to act in accordance with the law and in good faith. You agree not to make any change or alteration to the Website or any content or services that may appear on this Website and agree not to impair the integrity or operation of the Website in any way.
Stride reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting the changes on this Website. Any changes are effective immediately upon posting to the Website. Your continued use of the Website thereafter constitutes your agreement to all such changed terms and conditions.
If the whole or any part of a provision of these Terms and Conditions are void, unenforceable or illegal in a jurisdiction, it is severed for that jurisdiction. The remainder of the Terms and Conditions have full force and effect and the validity or enforceability of that provision in any other jurisdiction is not affected. This clause has no effect if the severance alters the basic nature of the Terms and Conditions or is contrary to public policy.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of New Zealand and the parties irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand for determining any dispute concerning these Terms and Conditions.
All currency references on this Website are references to New Zealand dollars (unless otherwise specified).
Stride may, at any time and with or without prior notice, terminate or suspend provision of this Website.
Disclaimer and limitation of liability
Information provided on this Website is general in nature and is for information purposes only. Nothing on this Website constitutes financial, taxation, legal or other advice and may not be relied upon as such. The information on this Website is not a recommendation to invest in any investments, securities or financial products offered by Stride or any other company. Stride recommends that you obtain investment and taxation advice before making any investment decision.
The information on this Website does not constitute an offer of securities or an invitation to subscribe for securities or a solicitation for any business in New Zealand or elsewhere.
Accuracy of Information
Stride attempts to be as accurate as possible when describing its business and services on the Website. However, to the extent permitted by applicable law, Stride does not warrant that any descriptions, information or other content available on the Website is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. Stride will not be liable for any loss or damage arising in connection with any inaccuracies, errors or omissions in information made available through this Website.
Third party links
Stride is not responsible for the content of any websites linked to or from the Website. Links appearing on the Website are for convenience only and are not an endorsement by Stride, Stride’s affiliates or its partners of the referenced content, product, service, or supplier. Your linking to or from any other websites is at your own risk. Stride is in no way responsible for examining or evaluating, and it does not warrant the offerings of any other websites linked to or from the Website, nor does Stride assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, content, products, or services of such pages and websites, including, without limitation, their privacy policies and terms and conditions. You should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of all other websites that you visit.
All of the information provided on and available from this Website and the use of the words Stride, Stride Property and related logos are all owned by Stride. You may not alter or modify this information in any way.
This information may be viewed online and may be reproduced in hard copy only for your personal reference. You may only use information on this Website for your own personal use or with Stride's express permission and in accordance with Stride's directions from time to time. The use of and creation of links to this Website are at the risk of the user and are subject to Stride’s and the user’s general legal obligations. Stride makes no warranty and accepts no liability in relation to the use of any information from this Website. For further information about creating links to this Website and about using Stride material, please contact Stride by visiting the “Contact Us” page on this Website.
You agree to take all necessary action to defend and indemnify Stride and its directors, officers and employees against all costs, expenses and damages incurred in connection with any claim brought by a third party against Stride arising from a breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions.
1. Collection of information
1.1 Information collected through our website may include personal information about you (including identifiers as set out in section 2 below). For example, personal information may be:
(a) provided by you through registration on our website;
(b) provided to us by you through any other method (such as correspondence and discussions);
(c) collected by us through click tracking in relation to your use of our website, including the content you access and any services you utilise; and
(d) collected by us through log files or cookies (as set out in sections 3 and 4).
1.2 Failure to provide necessary personal information when requested may result in certain services not being available to you.
1.3 We may also collect aggregated information generated by our systems, which tracks traffic to our website but does not relate to you personally (see section 6 below).
Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of the website such as your IP address, location, browser type and user name will be recorded when you login to our website. This information may be used to identify you. We will treat this information as personal information.
3. Log files
We use log files in order to enhance your experience on our website and to analyse trends. Log files gather information such as which URL you just came from, which URL you go to next, what browser you are using and your IP address. This information is used to analyse trends and administer and operate our website. Users who log-in to our website have their IP address recorded, which can be used to identify a user; however we will treat this information as personal information.
A cookie (also known as a browser cookie, a web cookie, or an HTTP cookie) is a small piece of data stored in a user's web browser by a website while the user is visiting that website. A cookie gives your computer a unique ID and may identify your internet service provider and browser type to the website. Cookies do not contain any of your personal information nor can they be used to identify you or access your hard drive. Cookies typically allow websites to enhance and personalise your experience on them. We may use the information we obtain from the cookies in the administration of our website and to improve the usability of our website. Some browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. However this may have a negative impact on the usability of our website.
5. Other information
We will have access to and may use other information such as number of users, traffic patterns and demand for the service for the purpose of monitoring server and software performance as well as for our other internal purposes. Further, we may collect information about all system interaction with users while they are logged in. This information is owned by us and may be used to verify actions taken by a user or to better understand the behaviour of users in order to improve the website.
6. Use of information
6.1 The personal information you provide may be used by us (and our employees, officers, agents, contractors and affiliates as defined below) for the following purposes:
(a) verifying your identity for use of our website, to conduct address verification and to enrich your profile and search ability;
(b) to assist in providing better services to you by tailoring them to meet your needs;
(c) to provide you with further information about us or other websites or goods or services offered by us or our related companies or which we consider may be of interest to you;
(d) to carry out marketing, promotional and publicity purposes including direct marketing, market research and surveys;
(e) to keep our website relevant and of interest to users;
(f) to show you advertising and information that is most relevant to you and your interests;
(g) analysis in aggregate form (identifiable characteristics removed so that you will remain anonymous); and
(h) any other purpose which is stated to you at the time of collection or that you otherwise authorise.
7. Information sharing and disclosure
7.1 In relation to personal information we:
(b) may disclose information about you, including your personal information, to our affiliates (which means any person or other entity which directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by or is under common control with us) for the purposes set out in the above paragraph;
(c) may disclose information about you, including your personal information, to our contractors and suppliers to enable them to provide services and products to us in relation to our website including transaction processing services, hosting services and support services;
(d) reserve the right to disclose your personal information when we believe it is appropriate to comply with the law, facilitate court proceedings or to protect our rights.
7.2 Information collected through our website that does not identify users is owned by us and may be disclosed by us.
8. Advertising and third party links
9. Security of your personal information
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or unauthorised alteration of your personal information. However, due to the nature of email and the internet, we cannot guarantee the privacy or confidentiality of your personal information. When you provide us with personal information, that information may be collected, stored and processed on servers located outside of New Zealand.
10. Access and correction
Under the Privacy Act 1993 you have rights of access to and correction of personal information that we hold. This can be done by contacting our privacy officer, Jennifer Whooley, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 09 912 2690.
11. Opting in and opting out
12. Business transitions
13. Users outside New Zealand
The information we collect may be processed in and transferred between your location and New Zealand. New Zealand may not have equivalent data protection laws to those in force in your location.
15. Contact details
Stride Property Limited
Level 12, 34 Shortland Street
Auckland 1010, New Zealand
PO Box 6320
Auckland 1141, New Zealand
+64 9 912 2690
+64 9 912 2693
0800 436 977 (New Zealand Only)