In this policy:
- “we” or “strait shipping” or “Bluebridge” means Strait Shipping Limited.
- “you” means you, the person using our services, or visiting our website.
- “services” means all goods or services we provide and anything else we do for you, including providing you with access to our website.
The policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or to people that we do not employ or manage. Our website may contain links to other sites. Strait Shipping Limited are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such webpages. We do not accept responsibility and/or liability for any information that you divulge to these websites.
This policy is made in accordance with requirements of New Zealand’s Privacy legislation and its 12 Principles.
Use and Collection of Personal Information
The collection and use of personal information is limited to what is necessary to administer our business, provide customers with the service offered, and offer opportunities we think will be of value to customers.
If you provide information to us about another person (such as a spouse, relative or travelling companion) then you are responsible for making that individual aware that you have disclosed their personal information to use and that we can use their information as set out in this policy.
Strait Shipping Limited may, on occasions, collect personal information from visitors to our site on a voluntary basis. Such personal information may include but is not limited to: name, title, company, address, phone number, email address. This individual information is used to process transactions initiated by our customers, or for marketing our products, events and/or services, or market research by a third party. We do not sell, rent, or transmit personal information to other organisations.
When personal information is provided to Strait Shipping Limited, it is held on a secure server with restricted access. We reserve the right to use third parties, who are bound by strict confidentiality guidelines, to perform storage and processing functions on this server. Only designated employees, or third parties, who need to carry out legitimate business functions are permitted to view your personal data. Employees or agents who violate our privacy policies are subject to disciplinary actions, up to and including termination.
Strait Shipping will not disclose personal information to third parties, unless release is authorised by the individual concerned, required by law, or is pertinent to judicial or government investigations or proceedings.
If you have any questions about the privacy of your personal information, would like to access, correct, update or remove your personal information or if you have a complaint about a breach of your privacy please contact us, either by email or by writing to us at PO Box 1144, Wellington 6011.