Privacy Policy

Introduction

Automotive Toolzone is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy has been written to provide an outline to visitors of our efforts in processing and storing your personal data collected from your interactions with this website.

Personal data is collected and stored on the website, and in Automotive Toolzone’s MailChimp account for communication purposes.

Anonymous data is collected about your interactions on the website and processed by Google Analytics to inform the decisions that improve the website experience and digital marketing effort.

This policy is in effect from the moment you arrive on the website (http://www.automotive-toolzone.co.uk) and ends when your interaction with the website has ceased.

This policy is reviewed on an annual basis, and changes to this policy are made on this page only.

Clicking ‘OK’ on the cookies statement which displays at the top of the web page when you first arrive on the Automotive Toolzone website confirms that you agree with the policy described on this page.

Visiting, revisiting or interacting with this website confirms that you agree with this privacy policy.

Automotive Toolzone is a subsidiary of Apprentice Zone Ltd.

For the purpose of the GDPR Protection Act, the data controller is Apprentice Zone Ltd.

The data controllers address is as follows:

5 Carley Drive
Westfield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S20 8NQ

Information we collect from you

On this site we collect the following information:

  • Personal information collected via double opt-in enabled website forms which populates a mailing list in MailChimp is used to send out email newsletters to subscribers
  • Information collected on a checkout page for transmitting to PayPal and Stripe payment gateways to authorise monetary transactions. Order details are stored on the website but bank card information is not.

Sharing your personal information

Personal information collected via website forms (detailed in the Information we collect from you section) will be shared with the following subsidiaries managed by Apprentice Zone Ltd:

No user dated collected on this site is shared with third parties.

Where we store your personal information

Personal information collected via website forms (detailed in the Information we collect from you section) is stored in the database of the website. The website (including database) is hosted by 123 Reg Ltd and runs on a Linux server. A link to 123 Reg’s privacy policy is provided here.

Some of this personal information is also stored by MailChimp, a mailing communications tool. A link to MailChimp’s privacy policy can be found here.

This personal information is processed by employees working for Apprentice Zone Ltd.

The employees are located at the address below:

5 Carley Drive
Westfield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S20 8NQ

By submitting your personal information, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.

We will take the necessary precautions to ensure your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Anonymous user information about website interactions is collected and stored in Google Analytics.

On occasion, this information is processed by employees at 100AND10% Ltd who assist

Apprenticeship Zone Ltd with improving their customer communications.

100AND10% employees are located at the address below:

Unit 2 Wokingham Commercial Centre
Molly Millars Lane
Wokingham
Berkshire
RG41 2RF

Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information categorised into the following groups:

WordPress – The website content management system uses cookies, or tiny pieces of information stored on your computer, to verify who you are. There are cookies for logged in users and for commenters. For more details click here

Google Analytics – The website uses the Analytics.js cookie (universal analytics) which is used to do two things; Distinguish unique users and throttle the request rate.

For more details on the security and privacy governing this cookie click here

WooCommerce – To keep track of shopping cart data, WooCommerce makes use of three cookies:

  • WooCommerce Cart Hash and WooCommerce Items in Cart – These cookies contain information about the cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes.
  • WP WooCommerce Session – contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer.

No personal information is stored within any of these cookies. For more details on the security and privacy governing this cookie click here

Opting-out

Subscribers which receive regular emails from Automotive Toolzone can request to be removed from the relevant mailing list.

If subscribers remain subscribed, they will continue to receive regular emails from Automotive Toolzone.

Your rights

Customers have the right to request that Automotive Toolzone removes their personal data from the website database and mailing list(s).

To exercise this right, customers can send a request to info@automotive-toolzone.co.uk

The rights stipulated in this section only apply on this website.

Access to information

Customers have the right to request their personal information which is held by Automotive Toolzone and stored in the website database.

Your right of access maybe exercised in accordance to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)