Terms & Conditions:
Age of Consent
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of 18
Thirsty Liquor Porirua is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Thirsty Liquor Porirua site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Thirsty Liquor Porirua site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of Information
Thirsty Liquor Porirua is the sole owner of the information collected on this Website. Thirsty Liquor Porirua will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. Thirsty Liquor Porirua collects information from its users at several different points on the Website.
Thirsty Liquor Porirua gathers various information about users of the Website. This information includes:
Personal information, provided through voluntary registration or use of the Website (such as your first and last names and email);
Personal information, provided by you for any purchase through the Website (such as credit card number, expiration date and authentication codes or related information);
Personal information, provided by you through any other method (including without limitation correspondence and discussions);
Information collected by Thirsty Liquor Porirua through click tracking in relation to your use of the Website, including the content you upload and the content you access;
Aggregated data, which tracks traffic to the Website; and cookies, which are pieces of information transferred to your computer hard drive for record keeping (such as your preferences on the Website).
Information about your present banks and/or financial institutions (for the sole purpose of ascertaining creditworthiness; credit referral agencies (for the sole purpose of ascertaining creditworthiness); other suppliers of products and services (in relation to business customers only); people or companies who are or have been associated with the user, with the user’s consent.
Failure to provide necessary personal information when requested may result in certain functions of the Website not being available to you
Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates. Thirsty Liquor Porirua encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Thirsty Liquor Porirua so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Thirsty Liquor Porirua is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Thirsty Liquor Porirua site.
Use of your Personal Information
Thirsty Liquor Porirua collects and uses your personal information to operate the Thirsty Liquor Porirua Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Thirsty Liquor Porirua also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Thirsty Liquor Porirua and its affiliates. Thirsty Liquor Porirua may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions. For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers. In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
Thirsty Liquor Porirua Web sites will not disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Thirsty Liquor Porirua or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Thirsty Liquor Porirua; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Thirsty Liquor Porirua, or the public.
The Thirsty Liquor Porirua Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience.
By setting a cookie on the Website, the user would not have to log in more than once, thereby saving time while on the Website. If a user rejects the cookie, they may still browse the Website, but the user will be unable to log in or make a purchase.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Thirsty Liquor Porirua services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Thirsty Liquor Porirua secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Thirsty Liquor Porirua secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
Changes to this Statement
Thirsty Liquor Porirua will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Thirsty Liquor Porirua encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Thirsty Liquor Porirua is protecting your information.
Thirsty Liquor Porirua welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Thirsty Liquor Porirua has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Thirsty Liquor Porirua at . We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.
We shall be under no liability to you in respect of anything that, if not for this provision, would or might constitute a breach of the Terms, where this arises out of circumstances beyond the control of Thirsty Liquor Porirua, including but not limited to acts of God; natural disasters; sabotage; accident; riot; shortage of supplies, equipment, materials; strikes and lockouts; civil commotion; computer hacking; or malicious damage.
Proof of age
We reserve the right to ask for a legally accepted ID to proof the age or buyer or receiver. If you are unable to prove that you are over the legal age of drinking your order will be cancelled with a full refund.
Following proofs of ID’s are acceptable:
Current NZ Drivers License
18+ HANZ card
Current Copy of Passport
Typing Error or Human Errors
On some occasions there could be errors made by our staff while adding products to the website, if we notice any error we notify the customers at the first instance. We reserve the right to cancel the order and offer you full refund.
If the order has already been shipped we can offer you some compensation based on the price which the product should have been charged at. If we are unable to come to an agreement with you (customer) we will get the goods picked up at our expense and offer you full refund.
We will not honor any incorrect prices happen due to human error, if you notice the price of any goods are substantially cheaper please email us to confirm the price before placing the order.
Our policy lasts 5 days. If 5 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately we can’t offer you a complete refund or exchange. To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.
To complete your return, we require a receipt or proof of purchase. Please do not send your purchase back to the manufacturer.
There are certain situations where only partial or NO refunds are granted:
Any item not in its original condition, is damaged or missing parts for reasons not due to our error.
Any item that is returned more than 5 days after delivery
You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive a refund, the cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund.
The Goods must be returned to Thirsty Liquor Porirua,(part of Manawatu Hotel), 2 Avenue Road, Foxton 4814.
If you are shipping an item over $50, you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance. We don’t guarantee that we will receive your returned item.
Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund within 2 working days.
If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment or payment will be made directly into your bank account, within 5 working days.
Late or missing refunds:
If you haven’t received a refund yet, first check your bank account again.
Then contact your credit card company, it may take some time before your refund is officially posted. Next contact your bank. There is often some processing time before a refund is posted.
If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund yet, please contact us at
We only replace items if they are defective or damaged when you received them. Please check all items carefully upon delivery and contact us within 24 hours to arrange for a replacement. We would need proof of the damage and the damaged stock sent back to us for a replacement. If you need to exchange it for the same item, send us an email at .
Depending on where you live, the time it may take for your exchanged product to reach you, may vary from 2 to 5 working days.
It will be charged at Standard delivery rates + $2each item
Out of stock
On rare occasions we might run out of the stock for the items which you might have purchased on our website and we might not be able to source that product/s, in that scenario you are entitled for a full refund of your payment. We will not provide any extra compensation or an expensive product to you for the unavailability of the stock. You however can use those funds to purchase any other product.
If you haven't made the payment yet and want to cancel the order there will be no charges. If you order has been paid for but hasn't been dispatched from our warehouse you can request for a refund and we will credit your refund in accordance to our refunds policy.
Once your product has been dispatched then you will be charged for the delivery charges of $14 and restocking fee of $8 and a refund will be processed once we receive the goods back in original condition. You will be responsible for returning the goods and paying for the freight.
For more information please email us to