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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

We recognise that your privacy is very important. This privacy policy covers Foster Moore International Limited’s “Foster Moore”) policies on the collection, use and disclosure of your information when you access the Foster Moore website (the ‘website’ or ‘site’), or anytime you interact with Foster Moore in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020 (New Zealand) and/or the Data Protection Act 1998, the General Data Protection Regulation and any subsequent legislation (‘Data Protection laws’).

This privacy policy (together with our Cookies policy) explains how any personal data that we may collect from you, or about you, through this site will be processed and protected by Foster Moore. This policy has been put in place to protect your rights under the Privacy Act and Data Protection laws, and it is important that you understand what we will do with your data and are happy with this.

By using our website, you are agreeing to allow Foster Moore (“the data controller”) to collect, store, and use your information as described below.

If you do not agree to these provisions, you should immediately terminate your visit to this website and not engage in further activity on the site.

If you have questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us via email at, or in writing to the following address: Foster Moore International Limited, Registry Central, Level 2, 82 Wyndham Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand. Our telephone number is +64 9 950 2300

Our site may include links to third-party websites, applications and services. Any third-party collection and use of your information is governed by the privacy policies of these respective third parties. We encourage you to learn about the privacy practices of those parties.

This policy is effective from 19 April 2018 and was reviewed on 11 November 2020 in anticipation of the New Zealand Privacy Act 2020.

The Data We Collect

Foster Moore collects information from the website in two ways:

Passively using cookies and similar technology

Actively, for example, if you complete a web form to send us a contact request, join our email newsletter list or download one of our resources When you visit our website, we automatically collect some information from your computer. This include:

Information about your computer: This includes (where available) your IP address, operating system and browser type. This is used for system administration, to filter traffic, to look up user domains and to report on statistics.

Details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access. This includes, but is not limited to, traffic data, location data and pages visited. Please refer to our Cookies policy for more information.

We also collect personal data when you voluntarily submit it to us. For example:

If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

When this information relates to, or identifies you, we will treat it as “personal data.”

Sensitive Data

The term “sensitive personal data” refers to the various categories of personal data identified by European and other data privacy laws as requiring special treatment, including in some circumstances the need to obtain explicit consent.

Foster Moore does not generally seek to collect sensitive personal data through our website.

If we do collect such data, we will ask you to expressly consent to our proposed uses of the data. If you provide us with unsolicited sensitive personal data, you are consenting to our use of that data subject to applicable law.

These categories comprise personal identity numbers, data about personality and private life, financial account information, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, membership of political parties or movements, religious, philosophical or other similar beliefs, membership of a trade union, physical or mental health, biometric or genetic data, addictions, sexual life, property matters or criminal record (including information about suspected criminal activities).

Data Use

Cookies and Automatically Collected Information
We analyse your IP and browser information to determine how our website is performing, and ultimately to help us assess how we can enhance our website to make sure that we provide a positive user experience. Please see our Cookies policy for more details.

Information You Provide
We use personal data that you submit to us to share relevant information with you, to process requests you submit through our website, and for other purposes which we describe at the point where it is collected. For example, we use personal data to:

If you submit technical questions, we may post them to our website to help other users. However, we will not associate your full name with any posted questions.

If you submit a testimonial or a series of quotations that are used as the basis for a case study, we may post these to our website to help other users. This will associate your full name and will only be done with your explicit consent.

Recruiting Information

If you contact us through our website to apply for employment opportunities with Foster Moore, we may collect and store the personal data that you provide for recruiting purposes.

We will ask you for information necessary for the recruiting process such as your name, contact information and technical experience. We may also process your personal data if we are required to do by law or legal process.

Foster Moore may use this information to evaluate your eligibility for employment and to contact you for recruiting purposes.

Targeted Emails

We send emails to individuals with whom we want to develop or maintain a relationship.

Our targeted email messages typically include cookies and similar technologies that allow us to know whether you open, read, or delete the message, and links that you may click. When you click a link in an email you receive from Foster Moore, we may use a cookie to log what pages you view and what content you download from our website, even if you are not registered at or signed into our site.

Data Sharing

Foster Moore will not sell or share your personal data with third parties. However, there may be instances when we need to share or disclose personal data you provide for a specific purpose. For example:

We also may provide aggregate, non-personally identifiable data (“Aggregate Information”) to third parties, including information about your access and use of the website. For example, we might provide such Aggregate Information to a third party to inform the party of the number of users of the site and the activities that they conduct while on the site.

Data Security

We are committed to ensuring that your personal data is secure.

In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the personal data we collect.

These measures include multi-factor authentication controls for accessing personal data stored in our internal management systems. Further controls restrict system functions for the deletion or export of personal data.

Data Retention

We will make reasonable efforts to delete or destroy personal data when there is no longer a business need to retain it.

The type of engagement you may have with us dictates our retention period for your personal information. We
will retain information only for as long as is necessary. Should you cease to be a customer, we will delete data that is no longer relevant though we will be obliged to retain some data that is necessary for legal and accounting reasons. As part of our commitment to data minimisation we shall conduct data culling at least once a year.

Processing Personal Data

Foster Moore processes personal data on the following basis:

Consent – when you complete our sign-up form and confirm an opt-in to receive our marketing. You may withdraw this consent at any time and we will promptly action this instruction.

Legitimate Interests – we also process personal information for legitimate business purposes, which includes some, or all, of the following:

Whenever we process data for these purposes we will ensure that we always keep your Personal Data rights in high regard and take account of these rights. You have the right to object to this processing if you wish. Please bear in mind that if you object this may affect our ability to carry out tasks for your benefit.

You can exercise your right to prevent marketing communications sent to you at any time by using the unsubscribe link included in every marketing email footer.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you at no additional cost. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Foster Moore International Limited, Registry Central, Level 2, 82 Wyndham Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand or email

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly rectify any information found to be incorrect.

Privacy Policy Updates

Foster Moore reserves the right to change the provisions of this privacy policy at any time, but will alert you that changes have been made by indicating on the privacy policy the date it was last updated.

Your use of the website following the posting of such changes or revised policy shall constitute your acceptance of any such changes. We encourage you to review our privacy policy whenever you visit our website to make sure that you understand how your information will be used.

Notwithstanding any change to this policy, we will continue to process your personal data in accordance with your rights and our obligations in law.


Privacy Officer

Foster Moore International Limited,

Registry Central,

Level 2, 82 Wyndham Street,

Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Telephone – +64 9 950 2300

Email –


Last updated 11 November 2020