We ask you to tell us about yourself so that we can provide a quality service to assist in your Restorative Justice journey. However, if we ask you things you don’t want to talk about, you can choose not to. All information we collect is dealt with in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020 and the Health Information Privacy Code 2020 (which you can read at: www.privacy.org.nz).
When we talk, we will record notes from our discussion to help with our provision of services to you. If you are referred from the Court. It is our practice to audio record Restorative Justice conferences, to assist us in writing the reports required by the Court. You will see this report before it is submitted to check for accuracy.
Project Restore NZ keeps separate files for each person, with some common information kept about the case. The files also contain communications with other service providers. These files are kept in a secure cloud based case management system. Electronic information is protected by passwords and firewalls.
You are entitled to access the information we have about you and ask us to correct anything you disagree with. Whether you are a current or past client of Project Restore NZ, upon showing identification you can request that a copy of your notes be provided to your or be sent to someone else.
We can also be required by statutory agencies to provide information to them under certain circumstances. We would let you know about any such requirements.
Phone: 09 308 9712