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quality and accuracy of the information available on or through this website as
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the information, content, presentation or accuracy of such other websites, nor makes
any warranty, express or implied, regarding these other sites.
The information available on this website is not intended to cover every situation,
and details that may be relevant to a user’s particular circumstances may have been
In particular, the information in the
archive is not up to date. The Department makes this archived information
available as historic reference material only. It should not be relied on as being
Accordingly, users are advised to seek independent professional advice before applying
any information contained on this site to their own particular circumstances. The
Department of Building and Housing or EWRB shall not be held liable for any claim
for any loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information contained in this
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We understand the need to safeguard your personal information, and respect your
rights under the Privacy Act 1993. The Act regulates us through the Information
Privacy Principles as to how we collect, use, hold, disclose, access, correct, manage
and dispose of your personal information.
Any personal information will be kept and maintained by the Registrar and the Electrical
Workers Registration Board (EWRB) in accordance with the New Zealand Privacy Act
1993. Personal information will be used for processing bookshop orders, issuing
certificates of compliance and in connection with the fulfillment of the statutory
roles of the EWRB. The information provided may be used for conducting audits and
statistical analysis (in which case no information identifying individuals will
be published). You have the right to access, and to have corrected, any information
about you that is held by the Registrar and the EWRB.
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that identifies individual users. Please email
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information that we hold about you.