At Gardner Douglas Sports Cars Ltd. we treat the privacy of your personal and business data very seriously. New GDPR rules which are enforceable from 25th May 2018 means when dealing with Gardner Douglas Sports Cars Ltd. you have the following rights:

The right of access – Individuals can request access to their personal data free of charge (in most cases) and ask how you make use of it.

The right to be forgotten – Individuals can ask you to delete or remove their personal data where there is no good reason for its continued processing.

The right to data portability – Individuals can transfer or move their personal data between service providers easily and safely, without obstacles to usability of the data if applicable.

The right to be informed – Individuals must know how you intend to use their personal data when it is being gathered, and they must freely give their consent to it. Their consent cannot be assumed or taken for granted. There are particular rules around what information you should supply and at what stage you need to supply the information to your customers.

The right to rectification – Individuals are entitled to have personal data rectified if it inaccurate or incomplete. If you have disclosed the data in question to third parties, you must inform them of the rectification. You should also ensure that your customers are aware of the third parties to whom you have disclosed the data, where appropriate.

The right to restrict processing – This means that in some cases individuals can allow you to store their personal data but can also state that you are not allowed to process that data for any reason.
The right to object – Individuals have the right to object to your usage of their data Individuals must have an objection on “grounds relating to his or her particular situation”.

Rights related to automated decision making and profiling - The GDPR provides safeguards for individuals against the risk that a potentially damaging decision is taken without human intervention. You should identify whether any of your processing operations constitute automated decision making and consider whether you need to update your procedures to deal with the requirements of the GDPR.

Gardner Douglas Sports Cars Ltd. will only use the data we collect about you or your business for legitimate businesses purposes only and not pass or sell on your personal or business data outside of this relationship.
We ensure any data that is shared (example delivery addresses) is only with other GDPR compliant businesses.

Gardner Douglas Sports Cars Ltd. will only store information for a time that is appropriate for our legitimate business activities.


Cookie Policy for Gardner Douglas Sports Cars

This is the Cookie Policy for Gardner Douglas Sports Cars, accessible from www.gdcars.com

What Are Cookies

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How We Use Cookies

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Disabling Cookies

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The Cookies We Set

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More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:

  • Email: sales@gdcars.com
  • By visiting this link: www.gdcars.com/contact
  • Phone: 01476 567180