Te Papa Contact Tracing Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

We collect personal information from you, including:

  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Time you have checked in

If you check in on behalf of a member in your group, you must have their permission to enter their personal information.

By providing this information, you consent to this Privacy Policy.

Why do we collect this information?

We only collect your personal information in order to keep a record of who has visited Te Papa in order to comply with contact tracing laws.

What do we use this information for?

If required, we will share data with the Ministry of Health New Zealand in order to help trace the spread of Covid-19.

We will not use this data for any other purpose, including marketing.

How do we store and manage this information?

Your personal information is stored securely for a minimum of eight (8) weeks from the date of your visit, and after this time, your information is destroyed securely.

If you visit Te Papa multiple times, each record is stored according to the date of each visit.

We may release your personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with applicable laws.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

Any changes to this privacy policy will be published here.

Contacting us

You have the right to ask for a copy of any personal information we hold about you, and to ask for personal information to be amended. Please contact us at privacy@tepapa.govt.nz if you would like a copy of your personal information or to request an amendment.