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Website Privacy

Ara Institute of Canterbury is committed to protecting your privacy. Ara adheres to the Privacy Act 2020 and its Privacy Principles.

We do collect personal information that you choose to give to us via our websites or by other means including electronically through our subscription services, emails, feedback, promotional offers, competition, commercial transactions including purchases and other services. We use such personal information for the purpose for which you have provided it.

We may use cookies to store personal information and enhance your usage of our website. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

We use Google Analytics to collect statistics that allow us to assess the number of visitors to different sections of our website, identify what information is most and least used and monitor system performance. To do this, Google Analytics collects and stores the following data when you visit our website:

  • your IP address;
  • the date, time and duration of your visit;
  • the webpages you accessed and the documents you downloaded; and
  • the type of browser you used.