Tauranga City Council has made every reasonable effort to provide accurate and current information on this website. However, the Council does not present this information as advice and does not accept responsibility for actions taken based on reading it. Tauranga City Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Persons requiring information in relation to a specific query should contact Tauranga City Council directly.
This website is under constant review, and the content may change without notice.
The Council does not guarantee that:
- website visitors will have uninterrupted or error-free access to, and use of, the website
- the website or any files available for downloading will be error-free or free from viruses, faults or defects
- the content of the website is accurate, complete, or suitable for a particular purpose. Website visitors must rely on their own judgment in relation to any matter of that type.
Links to external sites
For your convenience this website contains links to other sites that are external to Tauranga City Council and are not under the control of Tauranga City Council. While Tauranga City Council takes reasonable care in selecting linked sites, the inclusion of any such link does not imply endorsement, investigation or verification by Council of the linked site.
Tauranga City Council is not responsible for, and makes no representations, warranties or conditions concerning, the contents or operation of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external sites.
The collection and use of personal information by the Tauranga City Council is regulated by the Privacy Act 1993. Under this Act, personal information may be collected only for a lawful purpose connected with a function or activity of the Council and only if necessary for that purpose. Such information must, as a general rule, be collected directly from the individual concerned and that person must be told why the information is needed.
You may browse and access information contained within this web site without providing any personal information. Where you voluntarily provide personal information (e.g. through the Online Customers Services facility), Tauranga City Council will only use that information for the purpose for which it was provided. We will keep any such information secure and will not disclose it to any third parties, except as authorised by statute.
You may seek access to personal information held about you by Tauranga City Council in accordance with your rights under the Privacy Act 1993. You have the right to ask to have information corrected or deleted. To protect your privacy, and that of others, we may ask you to verify your identity as part of actioning an access or correction request.
All enquiries about or formal requests for information in terms of the Privacy Act 1993 (or the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987) should be made in writing to:
Tauranga City Council
Private Bag 12022
For more detailed information about the Privacy Act you can refer to the Privacy Commissioner's website.
Summary of the Privacy Act 1993 - Privacy Commissioner's website
If you are concerned that the Tauranga City Council may have breached the Privacy Act or if you unsure of our obligations, you can call the Privacy Commissioner's Privacy Hotline: 0800 803 909.
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Website visitors may reproduce, store and use the content of this website for personal, informational and non-commercial purposes only. Any reproduction must include a prominent acknowledgment of Tauranga City Council’s rights in the relevant content.
You may link to this site, but permission is restricted to making a link without any alteration to the site’s contents. Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this site on any other site unless express written permission has been obtained from Tauranga City Council. Tauranga City Council reserves the right to prevent linking by giving notice.
Except as stated in the above paragraphs, no portion of the content of the website, or the Council logo(s), may be copied or used without the written permission of the Council.
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By using the Online Customer Services facility made available on this website, you accept and agree to be bound by the Online Customer Services Terms and Conditions.
While Tauranga City Council makes every reasonable effort to keep information and materials on the site secure and confidential, it is not responsible for any breach of security that is out of its control.