Terms and Conditions



The purpose of this website is to facilitate the transfer of information between Property Council New Zealand Incorporated (T/A Property Council New Zealand) and its members and interested non-members.  It also facilitates the purchase of goods and event bookings. The website contains newsletters and other information of a general property nature. Sometimes third party content is accessible through this website. By accessing and using our website, and our related products and services, you confirm that you have read and agree to our terms of use (as follows).  If you do not accept these terms and conditions, then you must refrain from using this website.

Property Council New Zealand will use all reasonable endeavors to ensure information supplied is accurate and up to date, and that our products and services re supplied to you with reasonable care and skill, subject always to these terms. 

Property Council New Zealand will however not be responsible for:

(i)            reliance on any information provided on this website; or

(ii)           any third party content that may be accessed through this website. 

Because of this no warranty is given by Property Council New Zealand, either expressly or implicitly, as to the suitability, fitness for purpose or accuracy or completeness of information on or obtained through the site. If you rely on information provided through our website you must take responsibility for doing so.

Property Council New Zealand Incorporated is a New Zealand owned incorporated society (NZBN: 9429042603313 and Company #: 217914).

Purchases made via the website

If you intend to purchase goods and/or services through this website, you must confirm your acceptance of these terms of use before we will process your order.

You cannot purchase goods and/or services through this website unless you are capable of making legally binding contracts. In confirming your acceptance of the website terms and conditions, you also confirm that once your offer to purchase the goods and/or services is accepted by us, your order will constitute a binding contract between yourself and Property Council New Zealand.

Property Council New Zealand utilises a secure online payment gateway for AMEX, Visa and MasterCard credit card and debit card payments which is endorsed by our bank, BNZ. Your credit card details are not kept on file by Property Council New Zealand or any other affiliated parties. If paying by credit card you will be charged in full at the time of placing your order and the transaction will appear on your cardholder statement as Property Council New Zealand.

Direct credit payments can be made to our BNZ bank account 02-0160-0462677-00. For assistance please call National Office on (09) 373 3086.

No goods will be released or attendee registration confirmed at an event until full payment is received.  Please ensure that an appropriate reference is provided when making payment in order that Property Council New Zealand can easily monitor payment.


Property Council New Zealand will not refund payments for documents unless an incorrect document is provided.  In those circumstances Property Council New Zealand will allow an exchange to be made within 30 days.

If you make a booking for an event and then are unable to attend you may send someone in your place provided Property Council New Zealand is advised of this and the appropriate registration fee has been made.

If, following your registration you wish to cancel your attendance, you will be paid a refund or partial refund only if a cancellation is received in writing 3 working days prior to the event.  No refund will be given for no shows.  A paid invoice and confirmation letter will be e-mailed or posted to you prior to the event. Note that terms and conditions may vary from event to event and (prior to booking) you should take time to review the specific terms and condition for the event booked in case of variations.


All values for items are shown in New Zealand dollars. For New Zealand customers the figures are GST inclusive.  For international customers there is no tax and items are sold for the value shown.  Any disbursements are charged at cost to the purchaser.


Customers may elect to have the documents delivered by post or courier. The fees of such delivery are payable by the customer, and are in addition to the purchase price.

Website links

Our website may contain links to third party websites. Those other websites are not under our control and so we are not responsible for the content or the links contained in those websites. We do not necessarily recommend or endorse the content of any third party website which may be linked to or from our website, or the products or services of any third party organisation mentioned or described on our website. You acknowledge that you enter any third party websites at your own risk.


Our website may contain advertisements for third parties' products and/or services. You acknowledge that the third party advertisers are solely responsible for the accuracy of all representations made in those advertisements. We are not the party offering those goods or services for sale and do not necessarily recommend or endorse those goods or services, or make any other representation whatsoever about them. If you choose to order a product or service advertised by a third party on our website, you do so at your own risk.  We disclose that we may receive a commission or other advertising or promotions related revenue from the third party advertiser, and you confirm your acceptance of this.


Property Council New Zealand owns the copyright in the text and graphics on this website.  You are welcome to reproduce and print content on this site for your own use.  Any other distribution of the material must only be done with our consent.

Website privacy policy

All information collected through or in connection with this website is controlled, stored and held by Property Council New Zealand or its web service provider(s) in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993.

Property Council New Zealand’s privacy policy covers our use of information which is collected through or in connection with this website. Both parties agree and accept the terms of our privacy policy (displayed separately on our website) and that this policy governs our use of the personal information we receive about you as an individual.


Property Council New Zealand may update its terms of use at any time.  We encourage you to periodically review our terms and conditions as continued membership and/or use of the website following the posting of any changes to these terms of use constitutes acceptance of those changes. For the avoidance of any doubt Property Council New Zealand has no obligation to notify you of such updates.


Property Council New Zealand will not be liable for any damages, loss, expenses or indirect losses or consequential damage of any kind suffered or incurred by you in connection with your access to or use of our website or the content on or accessed through it, or your reliance on information contained in or accessed through this website, or the online purchase of goods, including the failure of any order to be processed or any goods to be delivered.

To the extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty, whether express or otherwise implied into these terms and conditions, including fitness for purpose is hereby excluded. However, nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to have the effect of contracting out of the provisions of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 except to the extent permitted by that Act, and these terms and conditions are to be modified to the extent necessary to give effect to that intention.

If you are using this website or purchasing goods for business purposes, you agree that the Consumers Guarantees Act 1993 does not apply.

Governing law

Use of this website is governed by the laws of New Zealand and users of the site submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.


If you have a complaint about the content of this website please direct these (in the first instance) to enquiries@propertynz.co.nz