Privacy & Copyright
Portions of the Hastings District Council information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.
Use of website Images/Photos:
- Images/photos on this website can be used by students for school projects.
- All other images/photos on the website are copyrighted to the Hastings District Council, if you use these images you must state that the images/photos are copyrighted to the Hastings District Council
Hastings District Council protects the privacy of our website users.
The collection, storage and use of personal information by Hastings District Council is regulated by the Privacy Act 1993. If you provide personal information through this website we will only use that information in our dealings with you, keep that information secure and not disclose that information to a third party.
We will only use your personal information if you have given consent for us to do so. You can ask for access to your information or for corrections to be made.
For more detailed information please refer to the Privacy Act 1993 and its amendments or at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner.
Statistical Information Collected
We use Google Analytics to collect statistical information about your visit to help us improve the website. This information is aggregated and does not identify you personally. It includes:
- Your IP address
- The search terms you used
- The pages you accessed on our site and the links you clicked on
- The date and time you visited the site
- The referring site (if any) through which you clicked through to this website
- Your operating system (Windows 7, Mac OS X, iOS, Android, etc.)
- The type of web browser you use (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, etc.)
- Other incidental matters such as screen resolution, the release of your installed Flash version and the language setting of your browser
The statistical information referred to above will be viewable by website administrators and certain other Hastings District Council staff. It may also be shared with other government agencies.
This website generates persistent session cookies for the purpose of monitoring website usage and enhancing service offerings. These cookies do not collect personal information. You can disable them or clear them out of the web browser you are using to view this website, but this may affect your ability to make full use of the website.
The information displayed in the GIS maps has been taken from Hastings District Council's databases and maps. It is made available in good faith but its accuracy or completeness is not guaranteed.
If the information is relied on in support of a resource consent it should be verified independently.
Rating information is provided under section 27 of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 as an online representation of the Rating Information Database. These values are set for rating purposes only. The Hastings District Council does not provide current market values. The Rating Information Database is a public register in terms of the Privacy Act. This service is provided by the Hastings District Council as a public service.
Utilities information is schematic only and serves as a guide. The actual position of underground services may differ from what is shown and should be determined from a site inspection.
Cadastral Information has been Sourced from the LINZ Data Service and licensed by LINZ for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand licence.
Consent and License information is only available from 1992 onwards.
The information provided in this GIS maps is only a subset of the total information available from the Hastings District Council and in no way whatsoever can be substituted for a LIM or PIM.
Users of this GIS maps are advised to contact the Hastings District Council in person to view the files relating to the property and to discuss any issues with a Planning Officer or Building Inspector.
The Hastings District Council lists businesses only as a convenience to you, and the inclusion of any business does not imply endorsement by the Hastings District Council of the business listed. The businesses listed are derived from consent information and may no longer be actively in business.
Other organisations may also hold additional relevant information.
While every endeavour has been taken by the Hastings District Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Hastings District Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Persons requiring information in relation to a specific query should contact Hastings District Council directly. Information contained has been assembled in good faith.
Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Hastings District Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Where possible we have tried to provide links to these government agencies for further reading.
Cadastral Information derived from Land Information New Zealands' Digital Cadastral DataBase (DCDB). CROWN COPYRIGHT RESERVED.
Council cannot guarantee uninterrupted and error-free access to the website and that all information downloaded from the site will be error-free or free from any defects.
Website users cannot make any alterations or changes that interfere with how the site currently works. This includes removing or adding any information, linking to another website and distributing any part of it this site.
Hastings District Council grants you a non-exclusive license to reproduce the contents of this website:
- in your web browser (and in any cache file produced by your web browser); and
- on a printout, for the sole purpose of viewing the content. Hastings District Council reserves all other rights.
This site contains links to sites that are external to Hastings District Council. Council takes reasonable care in selecting linking sites. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external sites. In no way does the inclusion of any link imply endorsement, investigation or verification by Hastings District Council of the linked site.
Where appropriate external links have been provided for the user's convenience, we cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over availability of the linked pages.
If you have found any broken links on this site, please report them to the Web Development Team.
You may link to this site, but permission is restricted to making a link without any alteration to the site's contents. Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this site on any other site unless express written permission has been obtained from Hastings District Council.
While Hastings District Council makes every reasonable effort to keep information and materials on the site secure and confidential, Hastings District Council is not responsible for any breach of security that is out of its control. Hastings District Council does not warrant that the site is completely secure.