We respect your right to privacy.
You can visit any part of Smarter Homes without identifying yourself in any way.
If you voluntarily provide personal information by contacting us or using one of Smarter Homes’s online feedback or comment features, we will handle your personal information in the ways described below.
You can email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries or concerns about the personal information that we hold about you.
MBIE websites have security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse and alteration of information under our control. In order to maintain the cyber security of MBIE systems and information, MBIE systems are subject to ongoing monitoring (including activity logging), analysis and auditing. We may use information about your use of our websites and other IT systems to prevent unauthorised access or attacks on these systems or to resolve such events. We may use this information even if you are not involved in such activity. MBIE may utilise services from one or more 3rd party suppliers to monitor or maintain the cyber security of its systems and information. These 3rd party suppliers will have access to monitoring and logging information as well as information processed on MBIE websites and other IT systems.
The online comments feature at the bottom of each Smarter Homes page is a public forum. If you use the comments feature, your name, the date of the comment, and the text of the comment (edited or unedited) may be published on the site. This information will also be retained in an archive, which will be searchable by name, date and discussion thread. The moderator may also retain your name and contact details so that you can be contacted for clarification of your comment. Your contact details will not be published.
Contact and feedback
If you want to comment privately about the content of the site, or provide content for our news section, you can use the site’s online feedback form, or see the contact page for phone, email, fax and post details.
If you voluntarily provide personal information by contacting us by phone, fax, email, online feedback form, or any other form of communication other than the online comments feature, we will:
only use that information in our dealings with you
keep that information secure
not disclose that information to any third party.
Monitoring site use
We monitor site usage by analysing aggregated user information. This helps us improve the site. This information does not identify individual users.