Privacy Policy is owned and operated by The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association. And at The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association, the privacy of our visitors is extremely important to us. In this regard this privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information received and collected by The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association and how it is used.

Log Files

Like many other websites, The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes the following: internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser used, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date or time stamp, referring/exit pages as well, and the number of clicks to analyze trends. We also administer the site as well as track user movement around the site, and gather demographic information. No personally identifiable data is collected as IP addresses and other such information does not require any personally identifiable information. And except as set out in this privacy policy, information such as these will not be disclosed except in aggregate form.

Cookies and Web Beacons

The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association makes use of cookies to store data about visitors' preferences as well as record user-specific information on pages the user access or visits and customize web page content based on visitors' browser type or other information that the visitor sends through their browser. Allowing cookies will not provide us with access to any data stored in your computer other than the data in the cookie. You may disable cookies in your web browser but you may experience loss of functionality of the website.

Personal Information Collection

We may collect personal information from you including but not limited to your name, email, phone number and address when you visit our website. You may also choose not to provide these information but if you choose not to, we may also not be able to give you access to certain information or products/

Our other advertising partners may also use cookies and web beacons on our site. One of our advertising partners is Open Polytechnic of New Zealand.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that may appear on The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. The New Zealand Home-based Early Childhood Education Association privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. If you wish to disable cookies, you can by going through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at your particular browsers' websites.

Other Collection

Extensive gathering of information may be done if we are concerned about abnormal web usage patterns or possibility of a website security breach.


Personal information you provided in the website will be used to: provide you with the information or service you requested; give you significant notices, announcements and information about the this website, which can include promotional events, news, and event invitations and information, should you have agreed to receive these types of information; for identity verification should you forget your username and password for access to the website; for improvement and update of the website and its products; answer queries and other communications with you; as well as personalise the website according to your preferences.

Other Use and Disclosure

Your personal information will not be sold, rented or leased to third party. Your personal information may be disclosed to our business associates, contractors, related companies and other who have agreed to abide by this privacy policy; where you have otherwise authorised us to do so; where we have notified you how we plan to use your information and you have agreed or have not objected to the plan; where we believe that such use or disclosure is necessary in order to assist a law enforcement agency or any agency responsible for national security so they can perform their functions; where it is necessary to disclose such information in order to enforce our legal rights or to protect these rights, as well as property and our safety, as well our users and others; or as otherwise required or allowed by law.

Right to Access and Request Correction

Your personal information with us should always be accurate, complete and updated. If you need to update or change the information you have submitted with us, please send an email to and request access to the information we hold or make changes directly to your personal information held on the website When making these types of request we may ask you to place the request in writing; if cases where we are not permitted by law, we may not disclose this information to you; in case you are denied access to your personal information with us, you will provided with a reason for the declination. There might be cases when we do agree to change and/or provide such information to, we may ask you for a reasonable fee as determined by us.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this policy from time to time and these changes will be published on our websites and noted as such. If you continue to use this website or provide your personal information after changes to the privacy policy has been posted, this is deemed as a conclusive acceptance of these changes on your part.