Your privacy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only deal with the information you enter when using Powerswitch in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993.

Your personal information

You can save your personal information on Powerswitch to make it easier to come back and check you’re getting the best price.

We will not sell or rent your personal information to any third party. Aggregated data may be used to help Consumer enhance the Powerswitch service.

Contacting you

If you save your profile, we may email you from time to time to;

  • remind you to check if you are still on the best plan
  • let you know there have been price changes in your area
  • let you know other information of interest
  • You may unsubscribe from receiving these emails by following the "unsubscribe" prompt at the bottom of each email.

Cookies

Consumer NZ uses cookies to improve our sites.

If your browser is set to notify you when you receive a cookie, you will be prompted to accept the cookie (Yes/No). Please select "Yes".

You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site. For more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics please visit this page.

You can also ask your browser to delete or block third party cookies: simply search online for “cookies” + the name of your internet browser (for example, “Google Chrome”) for step-by-step instructions.

Our websites provide links to other websites when we consider you may be interested in the contents of those sites. We do not endorse any third party sites or their content and we have no control over the conduct of the companies or organisations operating those sites.

Before you disclose any personal information to another site, we advise you to check its terms and conditions, including its privacy and security policies.

Complaints

We are committed to dealing quickly and appropriately with any complaint you make about your privacy.

If you are concerned that this privacy policy may have been breached or your privacy has been compromised, please contact us immediately.

For more information on privacy see the Privacy Commissioner's website.