Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was updated 8th May 2019 and covers the policies in place to protect personal information you may provide while using this website –

Black Diamond Technologies Limited (BDT) is committed to protecting your privacy and adhering to relevant privacy legislation. Most of this website can be accessed without the need to give us any information about yourself. The information below is designed to explain how we collect, use and protect any information you provide to us (if any) through this website.

The information we collect

At certain times we will request personal information from you in connection with online registration forms, product or service information or when giving comments or feedback on the site. Providing this information is voluntary, however failure to provide necessary personal information when requested may result in certain services being unavailable to you. All personal information collected will be held by us and may be used by our employees, officers, agents, contractors and affiliates only for the purposes specified at the time of collection.

If you provide BDT with your contact details, BDT may use this information to alert you to product upgrades, special offers, updated information, and new services.

By using our website and submitting our online forms you are deemed to have accepted our privacy statement.

The protection of your personal information

BDT will protect the personal information that you share with us.

BDT may carefully select third parties to send you information, by postal mail, about their products or services.

BDT may occasionally present a special contest or promotion that is sponsored by another company. To qualify for entry, we may ask you to provide personal information. If we plan to share that information with the sponsor(s), we will provide a statement to that effect.

Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies for online services

This website collects statistical information which is used for making the site faster and easier to use. Your visit is anonymous – information from your visit is combined with the data from all site visitors and presented as statistical information on overall site use.

BDT does not collect personally identifiable information and does not facilitate the merging of any personally identifiable information with the non-personally identifiable information collected through any Google product or feature on this website.

BDT uses “cookies” and other tracking technologies

A “cookie” is a file that our webserver may send to your computer when you access this website. This file is then stored on your computer. BDT may use cookies and certain other passive information collection technologies to make your use of this website easier by allowing BDT to provide better service, customise websites based on consumer preferences, compile statistics, analyse trends, and otherwise administer and improve this website. Certain features of BDT website may not work without use of passive information collection technologies.

BDT uses “session” cookies: Session cookies are temporary bits of information that are erased once you exit your web browser window or otherwise turn your computer off. Session cookies are used, for example, to improve navigation on this site, and to collect aggregated statistical information.

BDT may use “persistent” cookies: Persistent cookies are more permanent bits of information that are placed on the hard drive of your computer and stay there unless you delete the cookie. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for a number of purposes, such as helping to determine what areas of the website visitors find most valuable, and customising the website based on your preferences on an ongoing basis. The BDT server only knows that an unidentified visitor with your cookies has returned to the website and not any personally identifiable information.

BDT may use “web beacons” (also known as internet tags, single-pixel GIFs, clear GIFs, anonymous identifiers and invisible GIFs): A web beacon is a tiny graphic on a web page or in an email message that is used to track pages viewed or messages opened. Web beacons tell the website server information such as the IP address and browser type related to the visitor’s computer. Web beacons may be placed on online advertisements that bring people to BDT and on different pages of the website. Web beacons provide us with information on how many times a page is opened and which information is consulted. BDT uses both First Party and Third Party web beacons and cookies. Third Party web beacons and cookies are used for the purpose of marketing this website to people that may find benefit from the services included on the website.

Other tracking technologies include
  1. The following Google Analytics Display Advertising Features are enabled for this website:
    • Remarking with Google Analytics
    • Google Display Network Impression reporting
    • Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting
    • DoubleClick Platform integrations
    • The following Adwords Features are enabled for this website
    • Remarketing
    • Affinity audiences
    • Custom affinity audiences
    • In-market audiences
    • Similar audiences
    • Demographic and location targeting

    This means that BDT are enabling Google Analytics to collect data about traffic to this site through cookies and anonymous identifiers in addition to data collected through standard Google Analytics implementations.

    BDT will not share precise location information with Google unless with the prior explicit consent of the user.

  2. Quantcast Easy Tag Advertising Feature is enabled for this website on specific pages only:

    Quantcast collect anonymous traffic data from over 100 million web and mobile destinations. Some examples of the data parameters collected include referral URL, screen resolution, browser version, OS type and page URL.
    Quantcast do not use or collect PII for our measurement or targeting products (Quantcast privacy policy).
    Quantcast utilize standard SSL encryption for all data transfer between pixel servers and the central compute cluster to ensure complete data privacy.

Choices you have about BDT’s use of cookies and other tracking technologies

You can choose to enable or disable the use of cookies and other tracking technologies on this website. Cookies that are necessary to the operation of this website and for the provision of the services you have requested will continue to function regardless of whether you have provided consent. Other types of cookies and tracking technologies will be turned off until you provide explicit consent. As a result, the functionality of the BDT may be reduced until you choose to provide explicit consent.

Some Internet browsers allow you to limit or disable the use of cookies and other tracking technologies. Please refer to the information provided by your Internet browser for instructions on how to do so (generally found under a “Help” menu).

You can opt-out of any of the Google Analytics Advertising Features by going to which is where users can download the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser Add-On.

You can also opt out by going to Google Ad Settings, which allows users to turn off the amount and type of data you are sharing.

More information about opting out can be obtained from

Updating your personal information

BDT respects your right to access personal information we have collected about you at any time and make changes you deem appropriate. You can help BDT maintain the accuracy of your personal information by notifying us when you change your address, title, phone number, or e-mail address.

If at any time you wish to update your information or stop receiving communication from BDT you can contact us by:
Please include your old and new contact information so that we can make the appropriate corrections.

  • Online Contact Form - Request to be added or removed from certain types of communication.
  • Automated Email Removal Form - Note: Using this form will remove you from all automated email processes.
  • Phone: (04) 560 9100
  • Or mail to:
    Attn: Privacy
    PO Box 30772
    Lower Hutt 5040
    New Zealand

Feedback on our Privacy Policy

Please address comments or questions regarding BDT's privacy practices to us at one of the addresses listed above. BDT may occasionally update this policy. Notice of revisions will be posted here. Click here to read our Terms of use.

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