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This privacy notice applies to personal information collected on this website.

The Immigration Advisers Authority (the Authority) may ask you to provide us with some personal information.

When you provide personal information, we undertake to:

Information the Authority may collect about you will not be disclosed to any other person in a form that will identify you except in the following circumstances:

  1. Where you have consented to such disclosure, or
  2. Where such disclosure is required or permitted by the Privacy Act 1993 or otherwise required or permitted by law.

You have the right to:

(unless we have a good reason for refusing your request in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993).

If you want to check personal information that we hold about you, please contact us.

Registrar of Immigration Advisers
Immigration Advisers Authority
PO Box 6222
Wellesley Street
New Zealand

For information on the privacy laws in New Zealand, please visit the Privacy Commissioner's website.

Statistical information

We may collect statistical information about your visit to help us improve the site. This information is aggregated and non-personally identifying. It includes:


MBIE websites have security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse and alteration of information under our control. In order to maintain the cyber security of MBIE systems and information, MBIE systems are subject to ongoing monitoring (including activity logging), analysis and auditing.

We may use information about your use of our websites and other IT systems to prevent unauthorised access or attacks on these systems or to resolve such events. We may use this information even if you are not involved in such activity.

MBIE may utilise services from one or more 3rd party suppliers to monitor or maintain the cyber security of its systems and information. These 3rd party suppliers will have access to monitoring and logging information as well as information processed on MBIE websites and other IT systems.


Browser or ‘web’ cookies are small text files that are sent by a website and stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies are generally used to improve your experience of a website (e.g., by remembering preferences you’ve set) and to track site usage.

The Authority does not use cookies on this website to gather any personally identifiable information. We use cookies to gather data about trends in site usage using a Google tool. .

You can read Google’s privacy statement, and access a Google’s opt-out tools, at the Google Privacy Center.

You can manually disable cookies at any time - check your browser's 'Help' to find out how (disabling cookies will not affect your ability to use this website).


This website may utilise remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise online. It allows third-party vendors, including Google, to show the Authority’s ads on sites across the internet. This is done by this site and third-party vendors, including Google, using first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on someone's past visits to this website.