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This website is not to be relied upon by a person other than PoHDA, its staff and authorised representatives. PoHDA makes no expressed or implied guarantees, representations or warranties to any third party as to whether the requirements of this website will be fulfilled by PoHDA. PoHDA accepts no liability for any reliance by any third party on the information detailed in this website.

Privacy Statement

We recognise the importance of privacy protection.

Our policy for dealing with any personal information that you might disclose to us while visiting this website is explained below.

The type of personal information that we collect from you will depend on how you use our website. You can be certain that the information we receive about you will be treated as strictly confidential.

The personal information that we collect from you when you use our public site

We do not collect or use any personal information on visitors to our website, through the use of "cookies" or other software or hardware techniques.

We look at the number of hits (visits) the site receives and keep track of the domains from which this site is accessed.

To determine what our users are interested in, we may also look at the top 20 search words used in connecting you to this site.

The names of persons who request information from or about the Port of Hastings Development Authority by emailing us are added to our database as Stakeholders interested in port development and operations.

The personal information the Port of Hastings Development Authority collects when you log onto this site, how we do it and what we do with it

If you log onto the website and read or download information our Internet Service Provider/Hosting Provider, will record your server address, domain name, the date and time of your visit to our site, the pages viewed and the information downloaded. This information is used for statistical and web site development purposes only.

The circumstances under which we disclose information about you

It is our policy not to sell or pass on any personal information that you may have provided to us unless we have your express consent to do so. An exception to this is where the Port of Hastings Development Authority may be required by law to disclose certain information.

How we handle emails

We will preserve the contents of any e-mail message that you send us if we believe that we have a legal requirement to do so. Emails sent to or from the Port of Hastings Development Authority are routinely monitored for quality control, systems administration and legal compliance purposes.

What to do if you believe the information we hold about you is inaccurate

If you believe that any information that we hold about you is inaccurate or out of date, please contact us and we will review the relevant information.

How to contact us if you wish to discuss this policy

If you wish to discuss any aspect of this policy please contact us, details of which are on the Contact Us page of the Public Site.