This policy explains how and when Reviewboost collects personal information, what we do with it and your right to see or change it.
We don’t use, share or transfer personal information in connection with the site except as set out in this policy, or as otherwise set out somewhere on the site.
You can use the site, including completing user research tasks, without disclosing any of you personal information.
You may choose to disclose personal information to us when you give feedback or in submission forms.
This information can be viewed by site administrators, certain Reviewboost staff and sometimes third-party contractors who administer or work on the site, or who work on special projects with us.
Don’t send us sensitive personal information or include any sensitive personal information in submission forms.
If you provide us with a submission form, that submission form will be sent to appropriate public sector staff. We may pass on relevant content from that submission form to other people within Reviewboost, or third parties who administer or are participating in the particular project. This could include your email address and other identifying information.
If you provide personal information, it is held by Innovative Capital Limited. It may be shared with third-party contractors to the extent necessary for them to administer or work on the site, or to work on special projects with us.
Email addresses are not made available to the public. Unless required by law, we won’t publicise the names or email addresses of individuals who provide feedback to us or who provide us with submission forms without their consent.
Use of personal information
We’ll only use personal information provided to us for the purpose of:
Feedback is important and is used to evaluate and improve the site. If you provide feedback by email, that feedback is sent to our appropriate staff. We might pass on relevant comments to other people within Reviewboost who administer or contribute content to the site. This could include your email address and other identifying information that you’ve provided.
We may collect statistical information about your visit to help us improve the site. This information is aggregated and doesn’t identify you personally. It includes:
The statistical information referred to above can be viewed by site administrators and certain other Reviewboost staff.
This site generates persistent session cookies (that is, they have an expiry date and are removed on that date) for the purpose of monitoring site usage. The cookies don’t collect personal information. You can disable them or clear them out of your web browser without affecting your ability to use the site.
Your emails and contributions to the site may constitute public records and be retained to the extent required by the Public Records Act 2005. Innovative Capital Limited might also need to disclose those materials under the Official Information Act 1982 or to a Parliamentary Select Committee or parliament in response to a parliamentary question.
Under the Privacy Act 1993, you have the right to access and ask us to correct any of your personal information provided to Reviewboost in connection with your use of this site.
Reviewboost might require proof of your identity before being able to provide you with any personal information.
If you have a privacy complaint
If you’re not satisfied with our response to any privacy-related concern you may have, you can contact Reviewboost here.