Privacy Act 1993
NZIS is subject to the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 (New Zealand) which is administered by the New Zealand Privacy Commissioner.
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Collection and use of personal information
Personal information entered into the website by members and visitors is only collected for NZIS business and operation of membership services. The purpose(s) for collecting personal information will be clear in such cases and no information will be used for any other, unrelated purposes.
NZIS does not on-sell any personal information. Only those involved in providing the service associated with the purpose (including any required technical support) will have access to the personal information.
Storage and security of personal information
NZIS keeps all personal information in a secure IT environment with appropriate system back-ups.
When any online services are provided which involve members or visitors sending personal financial information to this website, this information is not stored on the website.
All financial transactions are processed in real time through a secure online payment system. NZIS does not have access to your full card number; credit or debit card payments which are secured by DPS.
All NZIS employees and data processors that have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data are required to respect the confidentiality of members and visitors' personal data.
NZIS Payment Policy
Members are invoiced at the end of the membership year which goes from 1 July to 30 June. Invoices are generated and sent by email to members via Memberconnex. NZIS prefers payments for membership fees and events such as seminars to be made using the DPS Payment Express Gateway system accessed through the Members' Dashboard in www.surveyors.org.nz. Also accepted are payments by direct credit to ANZ Bank account: 06 0501 0058884 00.
All amounts shown are in New Zealand dollars. NZIS uses the DPS Payment Express Gateway for its online credit card transactions. This includes membership payments and payment for services such as Continuing Professional Development events. DPS has bank grade security and all payments are processed in real time. NZIS does not have access to your full card number; credit or debit card payments are secured by DPS. All transaction details are stored in the DPS PCI-DSS Data Centre. DPS Payment Express software is certified with more than 200 banks globally and DPS processes online credit card transactions securely for thousands of merchants globally, providing a safe and secure online payment service. For more information about online credit card payments, visit www.paymentexpress.com.
NZIS will refund a membership payment on a pro-rata basis if a membership is cancelled by email or in writing within the first six months of a membership year. Event payments will be refunded in full for cancellations received up to 7 days before the event or at NZIS's discretion.
Website terms and conditions
The use of this website is subject to terms and conditions (download below).
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct and current. NZIS does not accept any responsibility for information that is incorrect and where action has been taken as a result of the information on this site.