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New Team member

With the retirement of Jackie Bayer we have been on the look out for a new star to join our team.  We are pleased to introduce Carly Gibson who is our Receptionist on a Monday and Tuesday. Carly lives in Rangiora with her husband and two children.

Privacy Act 2020

The new Act introduces a privacy breach notification regime. If you have a breach that has caused, or is likely to cause, “serious harm” you need to notify the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) and any affected individuals as soon as possible. The term “serious harm” is not defined, but the Act does set out ...


Introduction The new Trusts Act will come into effect on 30 January 2021. As a general comment, the Act gives beneficiaries of trusts more rights and imposes more obligations on trustees. Some provisions of the Act merely restate existing law, but the Act does create a number of changes to the law. Disclosure of Information to Beneficiaries There ...