Hawke's Bay Regional Council protects the privacy of our website users.
The collection, storage and use of personal information by Hawke's Bay Regional Council is regulated by the Privacy Act 1993.
If you provide personal information through this website we will only use that information in our dealings with you, keep that information secure and not disclose that information to a third party.
We will only use your personal information if you have given consent for us to do so. You can ask for access to your information or for corrections to be made using the Contact Us form.
We use Google Analytics to collect statistical information about your visit to help us improve our website. This information is aggregated and does not identify you personally. It includes:
The statistical information referred to above will be viewable by website administrators and certain other Hawke's Bay Regional Council staff. It may also be shared with other government agencies.
This website generates persistent session cookies for the purpose of monitoring website use and enhancing service offerings. These cookies do not collect personal information. You can disable them or clear them from the web browser you are using to view this website, but this may affect your ability to make full use of the website.
Unless otherwise stated, copyright in all material on this site belongs to Hawke's Bay Regional Council.
Website visitors may reproduce, store and use the content of this website for personal, informational and non-commercial purposes only. Any material used from this website must have the source and copyright status of the material acknowledged.
Except as stated in the above, no portion of the content of this website, including text, graphics, photos and the Regional Council logo, may be copied or used without the permission of the Regional Council.
General licensing terms do not apply to material on the website that is covered by the Flags, Emblems, and Names Protection Act 1981.
For more detailed information, refer to the Privacy Act 1993 and its amendments or the Office of the Privacy Commissioner.
Every endeavour has been taken by Hawke's Bay Regional Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date. Hawke's Bay Regional Council [the Regional Council] shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Persons requiring information in relation to a specific query should contact the Regional Council directly. Information contained has been assembled in good faith.
Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. the Regional Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Where possible we have tried to provide links to these government agencies for further reading.
To access the environmental data displayed through our mapping solution, you will need one of the following versions of an internet browser:
The information displayed on the GIS maps has been taken from Hawke's Bay Regional Council's databases and maps. It is made available in good faith but its accuracy or completeness is not guaranteed.
If the information is being used in support of a Resource Consent application it should be verified independently.
The information provided in GIS maps is only a subset of the total information available from the Hawke's Bay Regional Council and in no way whatsoever can be used as a substitute for a LIM or PIM.
Users of the GIS maps are advised to contact the Hawke's Bay Regional Council in person to view the files relating to a property, and to discuss any issues with a Council planning officer or building inspector, as appropriate.
Rating information is provided under section 27 of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 as an online representation of the Rating Information Database. These values are set for rating purposes only. Hawke's Bay Regional Council does not provide current market values. The Rating Information Database is a public register in terms of the Privacy Act. This information is provided by your local council as a public service.
Website users cannot make any alterations or changes that interfere with how the site currently works. This includes removing or adding any information, linking to another website and distributing any part of it this site.
Hawke's Bay Regional Council grants you a non-exclusive license to reproduce the contents of this website:
Hawke's Bay Council reserves all other rights.
The Council is not affiliated with any person whose goods or services are linked to or from the website or any linked site. The Council does not sponsor, endorse or approve of any of those goods or services.
The Council cannot guarantee that external sites are accurate or that they will operate correctly.
If you have found any broken links on this site, please report them to the Web Development Team.
You may link to this site, but permission is restricted to making a link without any alteration to the site's contents. Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this site on any other site, unless express written permission has been obtained from Hawke's Bay Regional Council.
While Hawke's Bay Regional Council makes every reasonable effort to keep information and materials on the site secure and confidential, the Council is not responsible for any breach of security that is out of its control. The Council does not warrant that the site is completely secure.
At Hawke's Bay Regional Council we encourage our community to interact with us and let us know their views through our social media channels. Our social media pages are designed to inform our community on the Council's work.
Although we encourage discussion, we have the following rules to keep our Facebook page a safe, respectful space:
If these rules are breached, Hawke's Bay Regional Council reserves the right to hide/ delete comments, and if necessary ban users.
Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Hawke's Bay Regional Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Hawke's Bay Regional Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Hawke's Bay Regional Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.
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