Privacy Policy for The Fuel Cap Company

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how The Fuel Cap Company uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website. The Fuel Cap Company is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. The Fuel Cap Company may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from Friday 27 April, 2018.

What we collect - We may collect the following information: Name, contact information including email address, demographic information such as postcode and other information relevant to your shipping details which are required in order for us to process the shipment of your order.

Security - We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Links to other websites - Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Personal Data - We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to: The Fuel Cap Company, The Fort Offices, Artillery Business Park, Park Hall, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4AD, UK. Or, contact us via our contact page.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Cookie Policy

What is a Cookie? - A cookie is a small text file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Your browser's cookie settings will dictate if the cookie is allowed to download onto your computer or hand held device. Cookies offer owners of websites and online shops, a glimpse into how their customers interact with the content on that site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. You can choose 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. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

How do we use cookies? - The Fuel Cap Company use cookies to help us analyse web traffic to our site. Although anonymous, this data is very important to us. It gives us an overview of how many people are visiting us, the areas of the site they visit and for how long, and how they found us. As an online shop, they allow our customers to add items into a virtual basket as they browse our site. Without cookies, ecommerce websites would not be able to assign a virtual shopping basket to an individual customer.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

How do I disable cookies in my browser? - If you wish to disable the use of cookies for this and other websites, this can usually be done by opening the 'Options' or 'Preferences' menu in your web browser. Then refresh the page for your new settings to take affect.

How will this affect my shopping experience? - We recommend that you do not disbable cookies while using our site. The anonymous analytical data and the function of a virtual shopping cart are extremely important to the running of our website. Without cookies, we would lose important data, that helps us understand our customers and so helps us improve the service we offer them. As an ecommerce site, they are essential. No cookies, no virtual basket or any of the shopping functions required to purchase quickly and safely online.