This privacy policy covers how Mahoe Cheese “us”, “we” or “our”) treats personal information that it collects and receives on www.mahoecheese.co.nz or through our services. We use information shared with us for the sole purpose of running and improving our services. This policy tells you what information we collect, steps we take to protect and secure it, how we use and share information, and finally, how you can contact us with questions or concerns.

By accessing, using, or browsing the website you agree to be bound by this privacy policy. If you do not agree to be bound by this privacy policy then you should stop accessing and using the website.

Any reference to “we”, “our” or “us” in this privacy policy means Mahoe Cheese.


What Information Do We Collect?

When using our website the following kinds of information may be collected:

Login credentials – When you sign up for an account we ask you for an email address and a password of your choice. We use this information for the purpose of ensuring only you have access to your account.

Cookies – Cookies are small files that are placed by a web site and reside on your computer and are recognised when you visit or re-visit a web site. A cookie does not contain any personally identifiable information. It can provide details of your IP address, the computer platform that you use (eg Macintosh or Windows), the browser that you use (eg. Microsoft Explorer or Mozilla) and what domain you are accessing the server from. With this information the following can be achieved:-

  • Track traffic patterns to a web site,
  • Ensure that the most relevant content is being shown,
  • Allow you to enter certain site member services without having to log in each time you visit,
  • Ensure faster web page access in certain situations.


Tracking Technologies & Third Party Cookies

The use of cookies by our service providers is not covered by our privacy statement. We use Google Analytics, a third-party tracking service, which may use cookies to track non-personally identifiable information about our visitors to our site for the purposes of monitoring usage and volume statistics. We have no access to or control over these cookies and this privacy statement does not cover the use of cookies by any third-party. We encourage you to review Google Analytics privacy policy at http://www.google.com/privacy.html


What Do We Do with Personally Identifiable Information?

We collect this information in order to provide the best possible service to you as customers of, or parties interested in, GreenRiggers. To this end we may, from time to time, use the information that you provide for the following purposes:

  • To verify your identity if you need help with a forgotten password or you are having login problems with one of our web site services.
  • To help provide any other services that from time to time we may offer or you may request.
  • To offer the most relevant information suitable to your and your interests
  • For any relevant informational, marketing, promotional, publicity, or surveys that we might undertake.
  • For any other purposes for which you have given permission.


Third Parties

We do not sell, rent, supply, give up or lease out any user or customer information to any third parties. We will only disclose information about you or your use of the website and/or services without your prior permission if we have a good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Conform to legal requirements (including, but not limited to, requirements in accordance with any applicable law, regulation or government request) or comply with legal process, or to help maintain the law
  • Protect our rights or property or those of our related companies
  • Act to protect the interests of our, or our related companies, customers or personnel


Online Payments

This website uses PayPal to facilitate payment transactions. Any data collected will be used in accordance with PayPal’s privacy policy.



Changes to This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this policy at any time. Any changes will take effect immediately they are posted on our website. Wherever possible we will notify you of any changes to this policy, but in the event that we do not, your continued use of our services indicates your acceptance of the particular policy that is posted on the website at the time of use.

If you have a privacy concern regarding this policy please contact us.