Privacy policy

MG Historical Research is based in New Zealand, and the Privacy Act 2020 requires New Zealand organisations to be transparent about how, when, and why they collect personal information.

MG Historical Research may collect personal information from you, including your:

  • name
  • contact information

We collect this information in order to respond to your enquiry.

You may also share with us details of your family history, including information on living people, which we will only use to provide our research services to you.

Any information you supply to us will not be shared with any third party, unless you have given us permission to do so.

We keep your information safe by storing it on password-protected computers and which only our staff can access.

You have the right to ask for a copy of any personal information we hold about you, and to ask for it to be corrected if you think it is wrong. If you’d like to ask for a copy of your information, or to have it corrected or deleted, please contact us at