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The information contained on this website is for general information only. The information is provided by the Insurance Council of New Zealand Te Kāhui Inihua o Aotearoa (ICNZ) and while it endeavours to keep the information up to date and correct, the ICNZ makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website, or the information or products contained on the website for any purpose. Information on the website should not be regarded as legal or personal advice, and the ICNZ accepts no responsibility for any consequences arising if visitors rely on the information contained on this website.

The ICNZ takes no responsibility for any content on third-party websites which are accessed via the ICNZ's website. Visitors access them at their own risk.

The ICNZ’s website is under constant review, and the content may change without notice.


The protection of your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to acting in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020.

The ICNZ collects:

  • personally identifiable information — this is provided by you when you register for services that we offer, such as email newsletters or when you contact the ICNZ with a query; and,
  • aggregated data — this information is generated by the ICNZ's systems as they track traffic through ICNZ sites. This information does not identify you personally and is not linked to the personally identifiable information that you may have provided. The ICNZ uses this information to monitor usage of and improve the ICNZ website.

The ICNZ will not intentionally disclose any personal information about you (such as your name, address, telephone number or email address) to any third party unless it has your permission.

Disclosure of information to third parties

The ICNZ does not sell or rent your personal information to any third party. However, it does share some personal information with trusted third parties to help improve the services that the ICNZ provide to you. The third parties include Google Analytics and Campaign Monitor. These third parties also have obligations under the Privacy Act 2020 and must not allow unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal information.

The ICNZ website may contain links to third party websites that are not operated or controlled by us. The ICNZ is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of any third party websites and those websites are not covered by this Privacy Policy.


Browser or web cookies are small text files that are sent by a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive to collect information about how you browse the internet. Cookies are used to measure how you use a website so the site can be updated and improved based on its users’ needs.

A cookie does not provide the ICNZ with any personally identifiable information. You can manually disable cookies at any time and will still be able to use the ICNZ website.


All information on this website is owned by the ICNZ and must not be reproduced in whole or in part without permission. To request permission, please contact [email protected].

Changes to this policy

The ICNZ may, from time to time, make changes to this Privacy Policy. Any changes made to the Policy are effective immediately.