Privacy Policy

Nicholls Car Sales is committed to respecting privacy of customers and users of the Nicholls Car Sales website.

This privacy policy governs the manner in which Nicholls Car Sales uses, maintains and discloses information collected from customers and users of the Nicholls Car Sales Website. By submitting personal data manually or in electronic form to this web site, or by using this site, you give your consent that all personal data you submit may be processed in the manner and for the purposes described below.

Nicholls Car Sales will do everything in its power to ensure that your right to privacy is maintained and protected. This Website is not directed at children under 16 years of age.

What Information do we Collect
When making a purchase with Nicholls Car Sales, we will collect your contact information, which includes name, address, email address and phone number. Nicholls Car Sales may request or collect personal information from online users in a variety of ways, including through online forms for ordering products and services. The information Nicholls Car Sales collects identifies you personally, such as:

Nicholls Car Sales may also collect information on how users access the Website by using a tracking ID unique to each user through the use of cookies.

What are Cookies?
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. Nicholls Car Sales may use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. For session ID cookies, once you close your browser or log out, the cookie terminates and is erased. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on your computer’s hard drive for an extended period of time. Your browser’s help file contains information and instructions for removing persistent cookies. If you disable cookies in your browser then no further transactions can be made with Nicholls Car Sales.  Session ID cookies may be used by Nicholls Car Sales to track user preferences while the user is visiting the website. They also help to minimise load times and save on server processing. Persistent cookies may be used by Nicholls Car Sales to store, for example, whether or not you want your password remembered, or other such information. Cookies used on the Nicholls Car Sales Website do not contain personally identifiable information.

Log Files
Like most standard Websites, Nicholls Car Sales use log files. This information may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyse trends, administer the site, track user's movement. However, none of the information stored in the log files, including but not limited to IP addresses, is linked to personally identifiable information.

How Nicholls Car Sales uses this information
Nicholls Car Sales may use the personally identifiable information collected by Nicholls Car Sales to contact customers regarding products and services offered by Nicholls Car Sales and, to the extent the User has agreed to it, by its trusted affiliates, independent contractors and business partners. Nicholls Car Sales may also use this information for research purposes regarding the effectiveness of Website services, marketing, advertising and sales efforts. Nicholls Car Sales will not in any way share this information with a third party either for free or by selling it, unless you specifically authorise such disclosures.

Disclosure of Information
Nicholls Car Sales may also disclose, anonymous, data based on information collected from Users to investors and potential partners. In such cases, statistical information only will be disclosed and personally identifiable data will be kept strictly confidential. In case Nicholls Car Sales is sold, the information collected from users may be transferred to the new owners.
Nicholls Car Sales may engage third parties, to preserve, analyse or otherwise store or manipulate data received by Nicholls Car Sales from its customers. In all such cases, such third party service providers will be required to treat all such data with the same degree of care as Nicholls Car Sales and they will be prohibited from disclosing such data to any other person or party, except as otherwise provided for in this Privacy Policy.

Nicholls Car Sales reserves the right to contact users with updates to services and new services that may become available.

Service Announcements
On rare occasions it is necessary to send out a strictly service related announcement, if, for instance, a service is temporarily suspended for maintenance.

Legal Disclaimer
Though every effort is made to preserve your privacy, Nicholls Car Sales may need to disclose personal information when required to by law. If it is deemed necessary that such action needs to be taken, Nicholls Car Sales will comply with judicial proceedings should a court order or legal process be served on Nicholls Car Sales.
The Nicholls Car Sales Website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Nicholls Car Sales is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. You are encouraged to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. The Nicholls Car Sales Privacy Policy as described applies only to information collected by Nicholls Car Sales.

Maintenance of Information
The information provided to Nicholls Car Sales is saved indefinitely and may be stored on one or more databases directly or indirectly maintained by Nicholls Car Sales. Nicholls Car Sales employs industry standard security measures to protect the confidentiality of the information. Although Nicholls Car Sales cannot guarantee that any loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur; every effort is made to prevent such occurrences. Any other particularly sensitive information, such as payment details collected for commercial transactions, is encrypted prior to transmission by you to Nicholls Car Sales. The information provided to Nicholls Car Sales needs to be maintained accurately and therefore it is the users responsibility to notify Nicholls Car Sales of any change to your address, phone number or email address.
Nicholls Car Sales will, however, review, delete or block access to communications that may harm Nicholls Car Sales, its customers or third parties or otherwise infringe the rights of third parties.

Your Responsibility
The personal information we collect and maintain will be subject to the version of the Privacy Policy in effect at the time of collection. We reserve the right to change the Privacy Policy from time to time and will provide notice of these changes on the Privacy Policy page of our web site. You should make sure you periodically review the Privacy Policy to make sure it meets your needs.