We may collect the following information:
- name and address
- contact information including email address
- details about your vehicle for identifying the correct part
How your information is used
This information is used to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in certain respect for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to suggest products to you or improve our products and services.
- Periodically, we may send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- We may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
- 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.
Cookies & how we may use them
- A cookie is a small file which, with your permission (further information below), is placed on your computer's hard drive. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. 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. 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.
Links to other websites
- This site may contain links to external websites that may be of interest to you, we may or may not be associated with these sites. Therefore, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Hence, we cannot be held 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.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- if asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the opt out box to indicate that you do not want the information to be used for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us via the "Contact" page.
We will not sell, distribute, lease or deliberately disclose 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 agree.
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 Sharp Auto Parts, 489-493 Umgeni Rd, Unit 1 Rio Ridge, Stamford Hill, Durban, 4025, RSA
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.