Privacy Policy

Your privacy

This Privacy Policy applies to personal information you submit on this website and any information automatically retrieved during your visits to this website (together “your information”). For example, when you enter this website your computer may automatically be issued with a cookie. These are text files that identify your computer to our server, so that when you visit this website again, the cookie will identify your computer to our web server.

We are committed to ensuring the privacy of your information in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act 1993 (the “Act”).

Consent and use of information

By accessing and browsing this website, you consent to the collection, use, disclosure, storage and processing of your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

We will only use your information to send you emails if you have expressly sent us an online query or supplied your email address to us for another purpose. When we communicate with you for these purposes (or any other purposes noted in this Privacy Policy), you consent to receiving communication from us in any other form, including by way of text or email.

Disclosure to third parties

We will not release your information to any third party except where required to or permitted to by law, where you have authorised us to do so, or where disclosure is connected to the purposes for which the information was collected.

Your information will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which it was collected.

Access, editing and deleting

Your information will be held by us at Auckland Libraries’ - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero offices, 44 - 46 Lorne Street, Auckland.

You may ask us to correct, alter or delete your information at any time, by contacting us at