Terms & Conditions

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The use of this website is subject to the following terms and conditions:
© Copyright MOTAT (Museum of Transport and Technology)
PO Box 44-114, Pt Chevalier, Auckland 1246, New Zealand.

Unless otherwise stated, or an author is acknowledged, MOTAT holds the copyright on all information available on this website. Such information may be reproduced for personal use without further permission, subject to the information being reproduced accurately and not being used in a misleading context. Pictures of artists and artworks are used on this site with the artists’ permission. You cannot use images from this site without obtaining the permission of the artist.

For written permission to reproduce information on this website for any purpose other than personal use, please contact the author, where named, in the first instance or MOTAT (Museum of Transport and Technology): enquiries@motat.org.nz. When information from this website is used in any context, it must be sourced to the website of MOTAT and the date of publication of the MOTAT website must be stated.


You may browse and access information contained within this website without providing any personal information. Where you voluntarily provide personal information (for example, through online forms or email newsletters), MOTAT will only use that information for the specific purpose stated. MOTAT will keep any such information secure and will not disclose it to any third parties, unless it is required to do so by law or where MOTAT believes in good faith that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order, or to act in urgent circumstances where disclosure is necessary to prevent or lessen a serious and imminent threat to public health or public safety, or the life or health of an individual.


When personal information is collected MOTAT takes reasonable steps to keep that information secure and to protect that information from misuse or loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. Please note however that total security of data transmission over the internet cannot be guaranteed as being completely secure. Hence, we cannot guarantee and we do not warrant the security of information transmitted to us over the internet and you acknowledge that you do so at your own risk.

Email newsletters

You will receive email newsletters from MOTAT if you have expressly signed up for a newsletter on the MOTAT website or have supplied your email address to us by other means for that purpose. You may unsubscribe to a newsletter service at any time using the unsubscribe link within each email sent by MOTAT or by contacting motat.enews@motat.org.nz. The information we hold from subscribers to our email newsletters is not shared with other parties.

Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act

Under the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 that came in effect on September 05 2007, you must provide your consent to receive promotional emails. When you register and join eNewsletter lists on www.motat.org.nz we take this as an indication and acknowledgement that you would like to receive emails from us about our exhibitions and event activities, MOTAT services and special offers. At any stage you may elect to opt out of our mailing list by sending an email to motat.enews@motat.org.nz or by selecting ‘Unsubscribe’ on any of our newsletters.

Visitor tracking

This website has been designed to automatically issue a ‘cookie’ to visitors, and visitors’ cookie details are subsequently logged alongside visitor navigation throughout the website. This information may be used to analyse overall visitor activities on the website. Details about individual visitor activities will not be disclosed to third parties, unless required in accordance with our privacy policy referred to above.

Use of the MOTAT (Museum of Transport and Technology) logo on an external website

MOTAT’s logo is protected by copyright. The MOTAT logo must not be placed on an external website, or otherwise used by any external party, without the express approval of MOTAT.

Links from external websites

MOTAT reserves the right to approve the use of hypertext links to the MOTAT website and you must remove or cease any link at MOTAT’s request. Written permission is required before a link to any part of the MOTAT site is established from an external site. If you use a hypertext link to the MOTAT website, you agree to be responsible for any consequences of that hyperlink and will be liable for any loss, damage, liability, costs or expense incurred by MOTAT arising from the hyperlink. Framing of any of the MOTAT material is not permitted.

Contact us if you would like more information about the use of the MOTAT logo or permission to link to the MOTAT website.

Links to external websites

Hypertext links from the MOTAT website to other web locations are provided for the convenience of users and do not constitute any endorsement or authorisation by MOTAT. MOTAT is not responsible for the content, reliability or privacy practices of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Please contact enquiries@motat.org.nz if you have any questions about MOTAT’s copyright, privacy, or linking policies.

Access to website

We will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the website operates reliability and consistently, but we do not guarantee that the website will operate uninterrupted without any faults. We are not responsible for any losses suffered by you as a result of interruption or unavailability of the website, system outages or malfunctions, however caused.

Use of website

You must not attempt to damage, interfere with or harm this website or any network or system underlying or connected with it, including by using a robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access this website or the information on it for any purpose.

Changes to terms and conditions

MOTAT reserves the right to change price, activities, displays and times without notice.

Whenever MOTAT changes its terms and conditions (including its privacy policy), we will post such changes here, and other places on the website where we think appropriate. These terms and conditions will enure for the benefit of our successors, assigns and licensees.

Contact information

If you have any questions or suggestions about our terms and conditions (including our privacy policy), please contact us at: enquiries@motat.org.nz.