Privacy Policy

The Children’s Bookshop is committed to protecting your privacy.

The information you provide to us in the course of ordering products will never be given, sold or otherwise revealed to other companies or organisations. Sensitive information (i.e. credit card number) is held in a secure form and will not be divulged under any circumstances except to authorities legally entitled to that information through the application of relevant New Zealand law.

No disclosure

We need some of your personal details in order to supply your order or to give you access to our database. We will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose your personal details to any third party unless:

We are required to by law

We are completing financial transactions with our bank

We need to provide you with a service you have requested

We will record your IP address for audit and statistical purposes. IP addresses may also be used to investigate fraudulent activities in our online shop, should that be necessary.

Contacting you

We may contact you by email occasionally to advise about a new book list or book event. You may choose to remove yourself from any newsletter by following the Unsubscribe prompt at the bottom of the email.

We may also contact you to clarify details of your order, advise of changes to our website or respond to your queries


In the event that any part of these terms and conditions will be determined to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable for any reason, then such terms and conditions will be severed from the remaining terms and conditions, which will continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Governing law

These terms and conditions are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of New Zealand.

Contact details

The Children’s Bookshop

PO Box 338
Cashel St
Christchurch 8013
Phone: 03 366 5274
Email: sales@children’

During the lockdown period we will remain available for customers to browse and add items to your wish list.

However, you will not be able to finalise your purchase  as we cannot arrange delivery of goods until after the Level-4 lockdown period has ended.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any inquiries, please give us a call on 03 03665274 or send an email to

The most important thing we can say is to follow the rules and stay at home. We are all in this together and we need to beat this virus.

Keep safe. Keep well.

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