It's No Secret Privacy Policy

Last updated: 26 February 2021

The privacy of your personal information is important to us. Any information gathered when you use It’s No Secrets website will not be disclosed or distributed further without your consent.

When we say ‘New Zealand privacy law’, we mean the law in New Zealand that covers personal information that’s in force at the time that you use our services. This includes codes of conduct issued by the Privacy Commissioner.

How we collect and use your data

When you use our website or services, you acknowledge that we may collect, use, store, and share your information as we’ve described in this policy.

We may collect the following personal information from you via our website or other services:

  • Your name, address and contact details
  • Information relating to your use of the website such as device-related information (IP address) and pages visited.

When we request your personal information, we will identify which information is necessary and which information may be provided at your option.

We will use your personal information:

  • to conduct our business;
  • to provide you with information about our products and services;
  • for our internal administrative, marketing, planning, product development and research requirements.

You may opt out from receiving any communications from us at any time.

We might receive your personal information from third-party websites or services, such as Facebook, Twitter and Google Analytics, who you have authorised to disclose your personal information to us. The collection and disclosure of that personal information by those third parties will be governed by terms you have agreed with them, and the New Zealand Privacy Act 2020.

We may collect information about someone else from you, if you provide that information to us. If you do provide us with someone’s personal information, you must make sure you have that person’s authority to do so and you must make sure that person knows that their information may be used by us in the circumstances set out in this policy.



Cookies are pieces of information that are automatically downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you use a website. We use cookies for a few different reasons. Cookies make it easier for you to use our website in future visits (by remembering who you are). Cookies also help us to monitor traffic and personalise the content on our website for you.

We can’t use cookies to view any data on your device – only data stored in the cookie.

Some parts of our website can’t work without these cookies so we’ve automatically turned them on. You can switch off cookies and other tracking services using your browser settings (but it might mean you can’t use our website in the same way).

Specifically, we may use the following kinds of cookies:

  • strictly necessary cookies (which let you use our services);
  • performance cookies (which gives lets us know if our services are working and helps us to fix errors);
  • functionality cookies (which helps us to personalise your visit);
  • persistent cookies (which stay on your device after you’ve left our website, so that we can remember you for next time);
  • session cookies (which last only for the duration of your visit);
  • advertising cookies (which allow us to show you specially targeted ads).

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

Other uses

We only use your information in the way described in this policy, or if New Zealand law says it’s fine to do so. We’ve outlined the specific ways we’ll use your information above.

We might also use your personal information to:

  • respond to your enquiries and communicate with you;
  • assist our software to function and help us debug or fix software problems;
  • support you in using our services;
  • provide you with important notices and information about our services;
  • provide you with other information (including promotional material, news, and event information) where you agree to receive such information; and
  • improve the functionality of our website, including testing new or modified functionality.

We might also combine data or information that we have collected about you ourselves, with the information we collect from others for the purposes described in this policy. This data, once aggregated, will in no way identify you or any other individual.

Where your personal information is held

The personal information that we collect about you is securely hosted on our behalf by HubSpot and WordPress. Data, which may also include a back-up of our data, including any personal information that we collect in respect of you, is held on servers maintained by a third party.

Sharing your information with others

We can only share your information in the way described in this policy, or if New Zealand privacy law says it’s fine to do so. We might also disclose your personal information to

  • our professional advisors, contractors, service providers, business associates, related companies, and others who have agreed to treat your personal information in accordance with this privacy policy;
  • entities who carry out services on our behalf (for example, by sending communications to you, such as HubSpot).

What we won't do with your information

We will never sell your personal information to others. We will not otherwise use or disclose your personal information except:

  • for any purpose set out in this privacy policy, or a purpose that is closely related to it;
  • where New Zealand law requires or permits us to do so; or
  • where you have otherwise authorised us to do so.

How to access and correct your information

It is important to us that the personal information we hold about you is accurate, complete and up to date. To help us ensure that’s the case, you can:

  • ask us what personal information we hold about you; and
  • ask us to correct your personal information.

If you’d like to do so, please contact our privacy manager by emailing

It’s No Secret

Level 1, Canterbury Arcade, 166 Queen Street
Auckland Central 1010


It’s No Secret is a part of Kernel Wealth Limited, a company incorporated in New Zealand, company number 7050334.

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