Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC). This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) website. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) does not read any of your private online communications. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) and Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) family of websites.

Use of your Personal Information

Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) collects and uses your personal information to operate the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) website and deliver the services you have requested. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) and its affiliates. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC), and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC), in order to determine what Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC); and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC), or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) website use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) pages, or register with Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) site or services, a cookie helps Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) features that you customized. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Manawatu Harness Racing Club (MHRC) through this website. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.