New Zealand’s current Privacy Law was 27 years old and was refreshed from 1 December 2020. In this 2Shakes Privacy Update, find out about some the changes that came and what 2Shakes does that you should be aware of.
You can find resources on the Privacy Commissioners website about the changed legislation. Some key changes:
To maximise security and privacy, 2Shakes has always operated from Microsoft Azure cloud services from data centers located in Australia. The providers of our identity verification integrated cloud services are Centrix (located in New Zealand) and OCRLabs (in Australia). NZ privacy law is similar in nature to Australian Privacy requirements. So this provides real confidence that this identity information is held in countries with privacy laws that provide safeguards in line with the New Zealand Privacy Act.
For any concerns or questions about how 2Shakes handles Privacy, please email our privacy officer firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be pleased to help.