Terms and conditions

This page explains the terms of use for this website and our social media accounts.

Agreement to terms

These terms apply to the entire contents of the Ngā Tūtohu Aotearoa – Indicators Aotearoa New Zealand website: wellbeingindicators.stats.govt.nz (the ‘site’), which is hosted and operated by Stats NZ (‘we’, ‘our’, ‘Stats NZ’ (‘we’, ‘our’, ‘Stats NZ’).

The term ‘entire contents’ includes:

  • all content on the site
  • any web feeds produced by the site
  • any feedback or submissions provided through the site.

By viewing and using the site, you will be deemed to agree to these terms of use.


Data and information on this site

We make sure the information on this site is accurate and up to date, but we do not guarantee it. You are responsible for your own use of information. We recommend that you:

  • evaluate whether the information on this site is suitably accurate, current, complete, and relevant for your purposes
  • get professional advice relevant to your situation if you are using the information for important decisions.

Platform and tools

The platform and tools we’re using for this site have been chosen carefully. But because the internet is generally not completely secure, we can’t make any guarantees.

You are responsible for making sure your computer system is secure.

Links to other websites

We take reasonable care when we link to other websites, but we have no control over what’s on them or what happens when you access them. Links and references to websites, organisations, or people beyond this site are meant to be useful, but they’re not an endorsement.

You’re responsible for:

  • assessing whether information in these websites is suitable for your purposes
  • checking terms and conditions and privacy policies on other websites.

Social media terms of use

We may use social media to engage with people who are interested in New Zealand, in statistics, and in the site. Any use of social media for the site will follow the Stats NZ social media terms of use.

These terms of use tell you what to expect from us, and what we expect from you, when using Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Continuity of the site’s services

We do not guarantee continuity of the site’s services. We may suspend, terminate, or otherwise alter access to some or all of the site’s services at any time and without notice.

Revisions to these terms of use

We may revise these terms of use from time to time. Any such revisions take effect from the date this page is published.

Contact Stats NZ for more information.