Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

Pohutukawa coast directory set up by More Than Design
Ltd., 64 Karaka Road,

1. Security and protection of your
personal data when visiting our website

More Than
Design Ltd.,
referred to as “More Than Design
or “we“) takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and
exercises special care and uses the most modern security standards to ensure


We see it as our primary task to safeguard the
confidentiality of your personal data and to protect it from unauthorized


2. Definitions

In order to guarantee that the processing of personal
data is explained to you in a transparent and understandable way, we would like
to inform you about the various legal terms, which will also be used in this
privacy declaration:


  1. Personal data

“Personal data” means any
information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person
(hereinafter the “data subject”). A natural person is considered to
be identifiable if the identity of the person can be determined, directly or
indirectly, in particular by association with identifying information such as a
name, ID number, location data, an online username, or one or more special
characteristics that express the physical, physiological , genetic,
psychological, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person.


  1. Processing

“Processing” means any process or
series of operations related to personal data, such as collecting, gathering,
organizing, sorting, storing, adapting or modifying, reading, querying, using,
disclosure by transmission, dissemination or other form of provision, matching
or linking, restriction, erasure or destruction, with or without the aid of
automated procedures.


  1. Restriction of processing

“Restriction of processing” means
the marking of stored personal data with the aim to limit their future


  1. Profiling

„Profiling” means any kind of
automated processing of personal data that consists in using that personal
information to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a natural person,
in particular in order to analyze and predict aspects relating to job
performance, economic situation, health, personal preferences, interests,
reliability, behavior, location or relocation of that natural person.


  1. Pseudonymisation

“Pseudonymisation” means the
processing of personal data in such a way that personal data can no longer be
attributed to a specific data subject without adding additional information,
provided that such additional information is kept separate and subject to
technical and organizational measures to ensure that the personal data cannot
be assigned to an identified or identifiable natural person.


  1. Filing system

“Filing system” means any structured
set of personal data which are accessible according to specific criteria,
whether centralised, decentralised or dispersed on a functional or geographical


  1. Controller

“Controller“ means the natural or
legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly
with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal
data; where the purposes and means of such processing are determined by Union
or Member State law, the controller or the specific criteria for its nomination
may be provided for by Union or Member State law.


  1. Processor

“Processor“ means a natural or legal
person, public authority, agency or other body which processes personal data on
behalf of the controller.

  1. Recipient

“Recipient“ means a natural or legal
person, public authority, agency or another body, to which the personal data
are disclosed, whether a third party or not. However, public authorities which
may receive personal data in the framework of a particular inquiry in
accordance with Union or Member State law shall not be regarded as recipients;
the processing of those data by those public authorities shall be in compliance
with the applicable data protection rules according to the purposes of the


  1. Third party

“Third party“ means a natural or
legal person, public authority, agency or body other than the data subject,
controller, processor and persons who, under the direct authority of the
controller or processor, are authorised to process personal data.


  1. Consent

“Consent“ of the data subject means
any freely given, specific, informed and unambiguous indication of the data
subject’s wishes by which he or she, by a statement or by a clear affirmative
action, signifies agreement to the processing of personal data relating to him
or her.

3. Lawfulness of processing

The processing of personal data shall only be lawful
if there is a legal basis for processing. According to article 6, section 1 a –
f GDPR, a legal basis can be as follows:

  1. The data subject has given consent to the
    processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes;
  2. processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which
    the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the
    data subject prior to entering into a contract;
  3. processing is necessary for compliance with a
    legal obligation to which the controller is subject;
  4. processing is necessary in order to protect the
    vital interests of the data subject or of another natural person;
  5. processing is necessary for the performance of a
    task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official
    authority vested in the controller;
  6. processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate
    interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, except where such
    interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and
    freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data, in
    particular where the data subject is a child.


4. Collection of personal data when
visiting our website

If using the website purely for information purposes,
i.e. if you have not registered with us, do not order anything or are not
forwarding information to us by another means, we shall only collect the
personal data which your browser transmits to our server. If you wish to view
our website, we collect the following data which is technically necessary for
us to display our website to you and to guarantee stability and security (legal
basis is art. 6, section 1, clause 1 lit. f GDPR):

  • IP address
  • Date and time of the query
  • Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
  • Content of the request (specific page)
  • Access status / HTTP status code
  • Data volume transferred in each instance
  • Website from which the request originates (browser type)
  • Browser
  • User’s operating system and user interface
  • Browser software language and version.


5. Information on the collection of
personal data – (e-mail, contact form, customer account and online shop)

(1) In the following section, we would like to inform
you about the collection of personal data when using our website (contact form)

(2) If you contact us by email or using our contact
, we will store the information you provide us with (your name
and email address or telephone number) to respond to your query. We will erase
the data we collected on this basis when it is no longer required or we will
restrict the processing where we have to comply with statutory retention



7. Use of external tools on our

We have integrated various tools from different
companies into our website, which allow us to evaluate user behavior or to
establish links with other websites.


Google Analytics

The controller
has integrated the component Google Analytics (with anonymisation function) on
this website.

Analytics is a web analytics service. Web analysis is the gathering, collection
and analysis of data about the behavior of visitors to websites. Among other
things, a web analysis service collects data on which website a data subject
has come to a website from (so-called referrers), which subpages of the website
were accessed or how often and for which period of time a subpage was viewed. A
web analysis is mainly used to optimize a website and for the cost-benefit
analysis of Internet advertising.

The operator of
the Google Analytics component is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain
View, CA 94043-1351, USA.

Analytics uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about your use
of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored
there. Google might transfer the personal information collected via this
technical procedure to third parties.

anonymization is activated on our website, your IP address will be shortened by
Google within Member States of the European Union or other states in agreement
with the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address
is sent to and shortened by a Google server in the USA. On behalf of the
operator of the website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use
of the website, compile reports on website activity and to provide further
services related to website and internet use to us. The IP address transferred
through your browser to Google Analytics will not be combined with other data
held by Google.

In addition,
this website uses the Analytics feature UserID to track interaction data. This
User ID will be additionally anonymized and encrypted and will not be linked
with other data.

You can prevent
the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software;
however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the
features of this website to the fullest extent possible.

In addition,
you may prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related
to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the
processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser
plug-in available under the following link:

This browser
add-on informs Google Analytics via JavaScript that no data and information
about website visits may be transmitted to Google Analytics.

In addition, a
cookie already set by Google Analytics can be deleted at any time via the
Internet browser or other software programs.

information and Google‘s applicable privacy regulations can be found at and The following link provides a further explanation of
Google Analytics

Our website
also uses Google Analytics performance reports relating to demographics and
interests and reports on Google Display Network impressions. You can disable
Google Analytics for display advertising and customize the ads on the Google
Display Network by visiting the ad settings at this link:


8. Cookies

Our website
uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and
saved by your browser. They serve to make our offer more user-friendly,
effective and secure. Furthermore, cookies enable our systems to recognize your
browser and display our website in the best possible way.

We store this information for a period of 12 months.

This data processing is based on art. 6 section 1.f
GDPR for the protection of our legitimate interests, namely the optimization of
our offer.

Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed
them here so you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not.

session_id, unique token, sessional, allows Shopify to
store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc).

cart, unique token, persistent for 3 weeks, stores
information about the contents of your cart.

secure_session_id, unique token, sessional


9. Your data
protection rights against More Than Design

(1) Right of information, article 15 GDPR

According to article 15, section 1 GDPR, you have the
right to be informed of whether we process your personal data. If that is the
case, you are entitled to further information (article 15, section 2 GDPR).


(2) Right of rectification, erasure or restriction of
processing, article 16, 17 and 18 GDPR

According to article 16 GDPR, you have the right to
demand – with immediate effect – the rectification of incorrect data and the
completion of incomplete data – including by means of providing a supplementary

In accordance with article 17 of the GDPR, you have
the right to deletion of your personal data, especially if the processing of
your personal data is not or no longer permissible.


(3) Right to object, article 21 GDPR

You have the right to object, on grounds relating to
your particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data
concerning yourself which is based on point
(e) or (f) of article 6(1)
, including profiling based on those
provisions. We will then no longer process your personal data unless we can
demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override
your interests, rights and freedoms.

You can exercise your right to object at any time by
contacting us via one of the contact opportunities mentioned in our legal


(4) Right to
lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority

In addition, without prejudice to any other
administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with
a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your habitual
residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement if you consider
that the processing of personal data relating to you is unlawful. The
data protection authority of the New Zealand: