Privacy Statement

Welcome to Clyth MacLeod Business Sales (CML) and Company Sales and Acquisitions is a division of CML. We are New Zealand's longest established business brokering company.

This privacy policy sets out how Clyth MacLeod 2018 Ltd   (“us”, “we” or “our”) (including our successors and assignees) use and protect any information that you give us including when you use this website.

CML is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement outlines how we collect, store, use and share your personal information. For more information, read our full privacy policy please do not hesitate to contact us at

By submitting your details on this website, you consent to the use of your personal information in accordance with this privacy statement.

What information do we collect?

We may collect personal information about you and we may generate information about you when we carry out our business  of selling businesses.

The types of personal information we collect about you may include your:

Contact information: your name, phone number, email address, postal address, physical address

Documents that verify your identity and other personal details: such as your passport or drivers’ licence number.

Subscriptions/preferences: when you subscribe to receive our newsletter or updates, as well as content preferences to help us identify which material you want to receive

Technical information: information about the device used to access the website or other social media sites, such as IP address, browser type, time zone settings and mobile network information.

What do we do with it?

We collect and use your personal information to provide the information and services that you request from us, and to provide you with information about other services we consider appropriate such as:

  • Advise website users of new listings, services & special offers
  • Statistically analyse site usage and products purchased
  • Improve site content and functionality
  • Improve our service

 Who do we share it with?

Besides our staff we may share this information with third parties who enable us to provide you with our services. This includes our technology partner Aro.

We will only share your personal information with third parties where it is necessary to help us do what we collected your information for, where it is required by law or where you give us authority to.

We require these third parties to adhere to our strict confidentiality requirements for handling personal information and we seek to ensure that they comply with the Privacy Act 2020.

Where do we store it?

We use third party cloud service providers to store and process the information we collect. We use cloud servers located in Australia. We ensure that our cloud-based service providers are subject to appropriate security and information handling arrangements and that the information stored or processed by them remains subject to confidentiality obligations.

 What are my rights?

You do not have to provide information to us. If you choose not to provide necessary personal information when requested, we maybe be unable to provide certain information or services to you.

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 or deleted if you think it is wrong. If you have any questions about this privacy statement or you’d like to ask for a copy of the information we hold on you, or to have it corrected, please contact us [on/at] [insert phone number, email address, address]

If you want to see more information about our full privacy policy, please contact us at  to read our detailed Privacy Policy.

If you would prefer not to receive emails or other communications from us there is an unsubscribe link on all our newsletters, email and text messages.

 We may provide statistics about website traffic, website use, demand for relevant products and services and related website information to third parties. Any such statistics will not include any information which identifies you personally.

 We use ‘cookies’ placed in the browser file to help us collect general information about the behaviour of visitors on our site. This helps us to constantly monitor and improve our website’s functionality and personality.

 You have the right to obtain access to and to request correction of any of your personal information held by us. If you wish to do so or if you have any questions relating to privacy matters please contact us by email on

If CML merges, consolidates, or transfers of all or substantially all of the assets of the company, it is regarded that one of the assets that will transfer by the purchasing entity is the information we collect from our customers and clients and these are stored in our customer database and will be transferred.