Privacy Policy

Our commitment to privacy
Bags Not knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate you trusting that we will do so carefully and sensibly.
This Privacy Policy explains our practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used by Bags Not.

What information do we collect?
We collect personal information when you voluntarily submit it to us. This is limited to:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Gender
  • Location

In addition to the personal information that you submit to us, we may collect personal information about you from reputable third parties, or automatically collect information using the following technologies:

Web Server Logs. Our web servers may collect certain information such as IP address, pages visited, time of visits, and referring website.
Cookies. Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser that provide a method of distinguishing among donors and visitors to the website. charity: water uses cookies to identify your browser as you visit pages on the charity: water website or sites in the charity: water media network. Cookies also allow charity: water to provide more relevant, targeted content as you travel through sites in the charity: water media network as appropriate and are used on our ordering website to keep track of the items in your shopping cart.

Where do we transfer and store information?
Bags Not is based in New Zealand, and any information transmitted to us may be stored, accessed, or processed in New Zealand.

How do we use information?
We collect information primarily to provide you with information concerning Bags Not’s programs and those of our partners, projects, and activities, and those of our partners.

We also use your information for research and analytical purposes and to improve our website

With whom do we share information?
Bags Not will never trade, share or sell your personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailing on behalf of other organizations.

We guarantee that your identity will be kept confidential. Your personal information will only be used for internal Bags Not purposes.

Your access to data, and your choices
If you would like to access the data that we received from you, or make corrections to it, you may contact us at the email or mailing addresses provided at the end of this policy.

If you registered to receive communications from us and later change your mind, you may unsubscribe from the link at the bottom of the emails, or ask that your name and contact information be removed from our distribution list by contact us at the email or mailing addresses at the end of this policy.

Additional information
Behavioral Advertising. We may participate in behavioral-based advertising. This means that a third party may use technology (e.g., a cookie) to collect information about your use of our website so that they can provide advertising about products and services tailored to your interest. That advertising may appear either on our website, or on other websites.

Links. Our website may contain links to other Web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another site that is governed by that site’s privacy policy.

Changes to this privacy statement. We may modify this privacy policy from time to time. Any changes will be reflected on this website. If we make a material change to this policy, and need to apply it to personal information that you provided to us before the change was made, we will attempt to contact you and obtain your consent to the change.

Communicating with us. If we need, or are required to, contact you about the privacy or security of your information we may do so by telephone, email, or mail. If you have any questions, concerns, requests, or comments about privacy, you can contact us by email, telephone, or mail at:

+64 9 379 9007
Level 12, Group M Building
22 Fanshawe Street
Auckland 1010

Effective from 1 March 2018