When you become a member of Heritage New Zealand, make a donation to this organisation, buy from us, or otherwise enter into a business or professional relationship with us, we respect your privacy. We do not sell, trade or share this information with anyone outside this organisation without your permission.

The information you provide is used for the purpose for which it was collected from you, to give effect to the relationship into which you have entered, and/or the provision of the services that we have agreed to provide.  We do not otherwise hold or store personal information about you for longer than is required to provide the agreed service, fulfil any obligations that may arise from the transaction, or may be expected under New Zealand law.

When you visit this website, we collect information that does not identify individuals, but provides us with feedback about which pages are visited, how often the site is visited and other disclosed information.  The aggregated statistical information of this type may be disclosed to third parties in the interest of making the site more efficient and effective, but this will never include information which identifies individuals.

Email newsletters

You will only receive email newsletters or advice about special offers, upcoming events and activities if you have expressly signed up for a newsletter through our website, by joining our membership programme or by other means where you have given us permission to contact you in this way.   You may unsubscribe to a newsletter service at any time using the unsubscribe link within each email sent by Heritage New Zealand, or by advising us via our general email address

Changes to your personal information

If you are a member of Heritage New Zealand (formerly known as the New Zealand Historic Places Trust), you may request a copy of the personal information that we hold about you at any time.  If you wish to change this information, please advise Membership Services by telephone, fax or email about the necessary changes.

Unsolicited email

Publication of email addresses on this site should not be taken as deemed consent to receiving unsolicited email. Persons or organisations wishing to send email material to individuals or organisations whose email addresses appear on this website must comply with the requirements of the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 (Department of Internal Affairs’ website).

New Zealand Heritage List

Heritage New Zealand recognises that most places entered on the List are held in private ownership, and not accessible for the public to visit. The List Online records whether a place is private/not open to the public or able to be visited by the public. The List Online does not disclose private ownership information.