Privacy Policy

Your privacy is of utmost importance to us at Emmaus Hut. We take all measures to handle your personal information safely and securely without misuse and commit to comply with the Privacy Act of New Zealand.

The following outlines our privacy policy. We may amend this policy on occasion and you may wish to check back on this page regularly to remain updated of any changes.  

When you visit and browse:

Information is collected automatically about your visit through the use of cookies. Such information cannot identify you personally and is purely collected for the purpose of reviewing visitor behaviour, which may be used to improve the website for users. Continuing to use this site means you consent to our use of cookies.

When you subscribe:

Your email address is collected for the sole purpose of sending you new posts whenever they are published. It will not be used for any other purpose including to communicate directly with you or to send you ads unless you ask or permit us to. Each email gives you the option to unsubscribe if you wish to do so. The mailing list containing your email address is password protected and only accessible by us. 

When you fill out a contact form, write to us or send us a testimony:

We may use any personal information (e.g. name, contact information) you give us to reply to you as needed. All personal information is treated confidentially and will not be shared with others unless you permit us to. You may request for testimonies you send in to remain anonymous. Testimonies may be edited for brevity and fluency. We will confirm your consent before we publish your testimony.

When you shop with us:

You will need to provide personal information including your name, email address, contact number, billing address, delivery address, and any delivery requests. We may share necessary information with third parties e.g. shipping agents for the sole and restricted purpose of fulfilling your order. We do not hold nor have access to any of your payment card details as all payments are processed through our secure payment gateway.

Information submitted through Emmaus Hut is via a secure server, which uses standard technology to protect and keep your information safe and private.

When we may disclose your personal information:

Other than as you have permitted or to fulfil our services to you, we will only disclose your personal information if required by law or for the purpose of investigating any misuse of our site or services.