Fasteners’ refers to the individual or entity trading as Screws and Fasteners
via this website.
Screws and Fasteners 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.
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.
Screws and Fasteners needs to collect certain personal
information to provide products and services to customers and to provide
information to visitors. The types of information that we collect will depend on
the circumstances of the individual’s transactions or activities on our
COLLECTING INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
In order to provide services to you, we may ask for personal
information such as your name, address, phone number or e-mail address. The
personal information we collect about you depends on how you deal with us.
Personal information refers to information about an individual who can be
Screws and Fasteners collects your personal information when
Fasteners will not collect or use your personal information without your
Cookies are small text files that websites or apps may place
on your computer or device. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies. Screws
convenient as possible, such as by customising your web browser's access so
that you can maintain your shopping cart when you next visit the Screws and
Fasteners website. Cookies also enable Screws and Fasteners to offer products
and services for you on a more personalised basis.
Screws and Fasteners uses third party web analytics and
information about your browsing on our and other websites. This data is then
stored securely with the third party. This enables us to track how visitors use
our site and serve advertising including the display of more relevant ads on
other websites, based on your activities on your visits to the Screws and
Fasteners website. If you do not wish to receive any cookies you may set your
Fasteners website may operate as expected.
USING AND DISCLOSING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Screws and Fasteners' reason for collecting your personal
information is to provide you with:
Screws and Fasteners will not use or disclose any of your
personal information without your consent, unless:
In seeking to give you the best experience in using the
Screws and Fasteners website, your personal information may be used to send you
advertisements about products and services that we think you are likely to be
interested in if you have opted-in to receive our newsletter. If you wish to
opt-out you can do so via the unsubscribe link in our email newsletters or via
your account on our website.
Screws and Fasteners will not disclose your personal
information to advertisers. Your personal information can be disclosed to third
parties in order to operate the Screws and Fasteners website, fulfil the
purposes set out above or otherwise deliver products or services, Screws and
Fasteners will not otherwise disclose your personal information to any other
companies or third parties without your explicit consent.
Third parties that we may disclose your information to
Some business that supports our services and products are
located outside New Zealand. This may
mean your personal information is held and processed outside New Zealand.
STORAGE AND SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Screws and Fasteners will do everything reasonable and in
its power to keep secure the personal information which Screws and Fasteners
holds about you. Access to this information is restricted only to Screws and
Fasteners employees who have specific authorisation. Screws and Fasteners also continually
strives to improve security safeguards using the most stringent,
industry-accepted online security and internal processes. That said, Screws and
Fasteners will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised
access to your personal information but will do everything in our power to
prevent it as a responsible, high-profile New Zealand online retailer.
ACCESSING AND CORRECTING YOUR PERSONAL 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
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.
We may charge you our reasonable costs of providing to you
copies of your personal information or correcting that information.
DELETING THE INFORMATION SCREWS AND FASTENERS HAS ABOUT YOU OR STOPPING FURTHER
If you wish to have your personal information deleted,
please let Screws and Fasteners know via email and we will take all reasonable
steps to delete such information unless it must be kept for legal reasons. If
you no longer wish to receive further advertising, marketing or promotional
information from Screws and Fasteners, please log into your account and change
your newsletter preferences, or by clicking the unsubscribe link that is on our
or any privacy-related issue please email us using our contact us form.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
will be posted on this page when they take effect.