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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. Please read our privacy policy carefully so that you can understand how we collect and use the personal information that you provide to us.

Visiting site without disclosing personal information

In general, you can visit our websites without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. If you decide to use the submission system on our websites we will request information from you, such as your name and address.

Control and use of personal information

WRECKCARS controls the personal data collected on our websites. We may use this information to:

  • respond to your queries and requests, including passing such information onto any Wreckcars scrap car recycling center to provide you with services, which will comply with all requirements set out in this privacy policy;
  • process any transactions that you may make on the website;
  • keep you informed of our services;
  • market information which we think might be relevant to you. You may unsubscribe from any promotional emails or correspondence we send to you at any time by following the instructions in the email footer or submitting your details to info@wreckcars.co.nz .Where your personal information is provided to a wreckcars scrap car recycling centre, we will notify you of their contact details.

Storage and security of your personal information

We take all reasonable steps to ensure that all personal information collected is secure and protected against misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.

However, we cannot guarantee the security of such information. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all liability and responsibility for any damages you may suffer due to any loss, unauthorised access, misuse or alteration of any information you submit to this site.

Your personal information is collected by us (refer to our address details set out above) and stored by our parent company (WRECKCARS Limited) on its servers. 

Disclosure of your personal information

Except as set out in this privacy policy, we will not disclose any personally identifiable information without your permission unless we are legally entitled or required to do so (for example, if required to do so by legal process or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime) or if we believe that such action is necessary to protect and/or lessen a threat to public health or public safety, or the life or health of our users/customers etc.

Google Advertising

We make use of Google services such as Google Ads and Google Analytics to advertise our services and to measure the effectiveness of that advertising.  Part of that service is Google Signals which can associate personal information from your Google account (if you have one and are logged in) with our advertising efforts.  No personal information is shared with us, instead it is aggregated before being included in any of Google’s services that we make use of. 

Browsing patterns and cookies

We also collect information automatically about your visits to our site, such as browsing patterns, but information collected in this way is only used in aggregate form rather than being linked to identifiable individuals.

Updating your personal information

We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, please contact us at the postal or email address set out above.

Other websites

We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites even if:

  • you accessed the third party website using links from one of our websites; or
  • you linked to one of our websites from a third party website.

 

We recommend that you check the policy of each website you visit and contact the owner or operator of such website if you have any concerns or questions.

Personal information of family and friends

From time to time, this site may ask you to provide personal details of your family or friends, for example, so that we can send them details of our products and services. Before providing such information, please ensure that you have obtained their consent to their personal data being used in this way. We will not use these details in any manner, which is incompatible with this privacy policy.

Changes to this privacy policy

From time to time, we may make changes to this privacy policy. If we make any substantial changes to this privacy policy and the way in which we use your personal data, we will post these changes on this page and will do our best to notify you of any significant changes. Please check our privacy policy on a regular basis