Privacy Policy


Manawatu Multicultural Council (MMC) is committed to adhering to the requirements of the Privacy Act to ensure our policies and procedures comply with the legal requirements of an individual'™s privacy.


  1. Manawatu Multicultural Council will appoint a Privacy Officer on an annual basis in accordance with section 23 of the Privacy Act who will familiarize themselves with the requirements of the Act.
  2. The Privacy Officer will review policies and procedures with regard to individual privacy and report to the executive committee with any recommendations for change.
  3. Any concerns regarding privacy matters will be referred to the Privacy Officer.
  4. All personal information held by MMC or the Multicultural Centre will be kept in a locked cabinet.
  5. Personal information held by MMC will never be used for purposes other than that which it was originally collected for.