Halfords Limited and Halfords Autocentres Limited are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 and both companies are members of the Halfords group of companies.
Halfords Limited and Halfords Autocentres Limited may collect the following information about you when you use or register on our [careers website]:
We may use the information we collect from you to:
We do not disclose your information to anyone, except:
We will only disclose your information in the circumstances explained in Section 2 above.
We will keep the information which you provide to us for upto 12 months from the date of your application (for example, we may retain your information on our database to contact you in relation to any vacancies which arise and match your preferences). You can request that we delete your information at any time during this period by writing to us at the address shown in Section 8 below.
In order to protect your information from being lost or misused, we use technical and organisational security measures which we consider to be appropriate.
For instance, your information is saved in a secure operating environment which is not accessible to the public. In certain cases, your information is encrypted by Secure Socket Layer technology (SSL) during transmission. This means that an approved encryption procedure is used for communication between your computer and our [careers website] servers (if your browser supports SSL).
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you are entitled to receive details of the personal data which we hold about you. If you would like to see details of your personal data, please send a [cheque for] £10 and a written request to:
Halfords Group Plc
Icknield Street Drive
If you have any questions or concerns about the personal information or other information we hold about you and how we use it, please contact us at the address shown in Section 8 above.
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Halfords websites have been developed using IBM Websphere Commerce software. This software employs a number of cookies to enable Halfords customers to navigate and shop on all of the websites. All these cookies are essential to ensuring a pleasant and easy customer shopping experience. None of the cookies hold Personally Identifiable Information. These cookies are described in more detail below:
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