Legal stuff

Conditions of use

This legal stuff section applies to any person using any Manta Electronics (Manta) website for any reason or purchasing products (or services) from Manta. Manta’s websites include:,,, and If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, do not use this or any other Manta website.

Shopping cart

New Zealand sales only:
You must be located in New Zealand to purchase products from the shopping cart.

If you have created an account with us it is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your username and password. You are responsible for the consequences of any unauthorised use of your username and password.
Manta reserves the right to decline to register or to cancel your registration for any reason whatsoever.
It is free to create an account for the shopping cart but you are responsible for any costs incurred in using its website, including any charges imposed by your internet service provider.
Also see below in General Use – Your Information.

Prices and specials may not necessarily be the same as the prices and specials elsewhere and vice versa. Manta may vary the prices of the products and the products available at any time without notice.

Prices are displayed in New Zealand currency.

Prices inclusive of GST:
Prices are inclusive of GST and any other sales tax. Our GST number is 69-762-859.

Shipping charges:
Shipping is available New Zealand wide. Delivery charges will be automatically added to your shopping cart before check-out. Completing the purchase indicates acceptance of the shipping charges.

Payment is required prior to shipping. Payment is available via:

  • Internet banking
  • Visa and Mastercard credit cards

If you choose to pay via Visa or Mastercard the following applies:
Manta does not handle the payment transaction on the shopping cart directly but used DPS Limited, a secure payment service provider whose online payment solution is both Visa AIS (Account Information Standard) and MasterCard SDP (Site Data Protection) certified. This encompasses the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
Your credit card is charged when goods are ordered. By confirming your order and payment method your authorise us to debit your card and authorisation is automatically checked.
If your credit card is declined or further information is required we will contact you by phone and/or email. Remember you are responsible for all payments for goods ordered using your login, even if credit card payments are reversed later.

Payment disputes:
If you have any problems regarding payment or the use of your credit card, please contact your Manta representative or email

Trading hours and order processing:
Standard business hours Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. During standard business hours orders will be processed once payment confirmation is received. If confirmation is received by 3pm during business hours the order will be processed the same day if stock is available. Orders outside these hours (including public holidays and the Christmas holiday shut down period) will be processed the next business day.

New Zealand courier delivery:
Orders are delivered within New Zealand by New Zealand Couriers AND MUST BE SIGNED FOR. Manta shall be entitled to assume that any person accepting delivery is authorised to do so on behalf of the customer. If no one is available to sign for delivery at the time the courier calls, the courier will not be able to leave your package.
In most areas delivery is overnight. In some areas a 2-day courier will be used. Rural addresses can take longer for delivery. We are not able to deliver orders to New Zealand Post Boxes.

Returns policy:
Please see our Returns Policy page.

Trade accounts:
If you are a business looking to open a trade account with Manta please email or call 09 476 8052.

Terms and conditions of sale:
The Terms and Conditions of Sale govern the supplies of goods and services from Manta to you.

General use

Use of the site:
You agree not to use any Manta website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by Manta’s terms and conditions. You may download information for your own personal use but otherwise neither the websites, nor any material on them, may be adapted, reproduced, copied, stored, distributed, printed, displayed, performed, published or any derivative works created from any part without prior written consent from Manta.
You must not include any pages from Manta websites on any intranet page or external web page (public or secure) without the written consent of Manta. You must not create any links to the websites other than to their home pages. You must not create, use or distribute any software or technique which allows you, or any other user, to bypass the login areas of the websites.

Your information:
Your personal information will only be used for the purposes for which it is collected, being the supply of goods or services from Manta’s websites, or for receiving information if you have signed up for our newsletters. Also see below regarding remarketing. Manta does not guarantee the confidentiality or security of any information transmitted to or from our websites.
If the customer is a natural person the Privacy Act 1993 entitles the customer to have access to personal information held by Manta about the customer and to request correction of that personal information.
If you are a customer of AVS Tracking also see below AVS Tracking – Terms.

Remarketing policy:
At times Manta’s websites use Google Adwords’s remarketing tool to reach people who have previously visited our websites. Manta uses remarketing to attract past visitors back to our sites, to match the right people with the right message, remind people of the services we offer, and in some cases offer an incentive to accept a quote they may have received from us.
Third-party vendors, including Google, show Manta’s remarketing ads across sites on the internet. It is done via Google’s use of cookies to serve ads based on your past visits to our websites (see below for more information on cookies). We limit the number of times, and/or the period of time when you may see these ads. We wish no offence by using this tool. We abide by Google’s Policy requirements which restricts, among other things, the use of personally identifiable information. At any time you can opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting Google’s Ads Settings.

Use of cookies:
Manta’s websites may use ‘cookies’. Cookies are an element of data that the website can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. To use Manta’s websites you do not necessarily need to enable your browser to accept cookies, although some information/services may not be available if you disable your browser not to accept cookies.

Cancellation of your newsletter subscription:
At any time you can un-subscribe from any Manta mailing list by replying to a Manta email with “UNSUBSCRIBE” in the subject header.

Subscription cost:
It is free to subscribe to any Manta newsletter but you are responsible for any costs incurred in using its website, including any charges imposed by your internet service provider.

Links to other websites:
Any links to other websites are provided for convenience only, and the inclusion of any link does not imply any endorsement or verification by Manta. Manta does not monitor the content of any other website and is not liable or responsible in relation to any content on them or any loss or damage arising from access to or use of these sites. Use at your own risk.

Site accessibility:
Manta will use all reasonable commercial effort to ensure the general availability of its websites and will restore services as soon as reasonably possible in the event of any interruption. However, Manta does not warrant website services will be uninterrupted or error free. Manta takes no responsibility for and has no liability for any unavailability of its websites, corruption or loss of data or transmission of viruses or losses relating to these events. In particular, Manta takes no responsibility or liability for any events which are outside our reasonable control including communications and hardware failures relating to its websites.

Governing law:
New Zealand law governs the use of Manta’s websites and these terms and conditions.

Legal disclaimer:
While Manta has endeavoured to ensure that the information provided on its websites is free from error, Manta does not warrant its accuracy, adequacy or completeness, and Manta shall not be responsible or liable for any error in, or omission from, the information provided. Manta reserves the right to make changes to the information provided at any time and without notice.

Amendment of terms and conditions:
From time to time Manta may vary these terms and conditions without notice. Please check these terms and conditions periodically for changes. Your continued use of Manta’s websites after the terms and conditions have been changed indicates your acceptance of those changes.

Without limiting any other provision of these terms and conditions you agree that any and all liability and responsibility of Manta as a result of or arising from your use of the its websites or services or for any other matter relating in any way to Manta’s websites or their content, is excluded to the maximum extent permitted by law. Manta’s liability and responsibility is excluded in respect of any and all loss or damage, whether direct or indirect including, without limitation, loss or profits, loss of data, loss of business and consequential and indirect loss.

Restricted access to trade areas:
Some Manta websites have restricted access trade areas. Manta has the sole right to authorise access to these areas. If Manta has provided you with a trade login it is for use only for the purposes of your business. You must keep your username and password strictly confidential and it must not be disclosed to any person other than your authorised employees. Any order placed using your username and password will be charged to your account. You are responsible for the consequences of all unauthorised use of your username and password. Manta reserves the right to terminate your account or bar you from access to the websites.

Additional terms apply to users of AVS Tracking, see below in Further Information – AVS Tracking.

Further information:
Terms and conditions of sale – The Terms and Conditions of Sale govern the supplies of goods and services from Manta to you.
Limitations – Please see the Limitations page for further information about security products and remote access set-up.
Returns policy – Please see our Returns Policy page.
AVS GPS Tracking – terms of service apply to users of AVS GPS Tracking
Trade accounts – if you are a business looking to open a trade account with Manta please call us on 09 476 8052.