, the isle of wight's favourite car buying service Privacy, also known as IBAC, is fully committed to keeping your data private and will only use your information for clear and described purposes and in accordance with your data protection rights.

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Who We Are are a family run business based on the Isle of Wight. We provide a free valuation for your vehicle and, if requested, assist with the appraisal and purchase of your vehicle through one of our approved sites.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may amend this policy from time to time. If we do, we will let you know about any material changes that may impact on you by providing a notice on our website or may contact you directly. If you keep using after a change, that means you accept this policy.

How this Policy Applies

This policy describes the information we collect from you, how we use that information and our legal basis for doing so. It also covers whether and how that information may be shared and your rights and choices regarding the information you provide to us.

What Personal Information may be collected may collect the following personal information

When filling in a vehicle valuation form on our website:

  • Name
  • Email and/or Phone Number
  • Post Code

We also require brief details of the vehicle you wish to value such as registration, make, model, mileage, history.

We will only use this information to provide you with a valuation and to answer any other subsequent enquiries you may ask from us. We may also send you one or more reminders of the valuation and a confirmation and reminder if you subsequently book an appraisal at one of our appraisal sites. You may also be contacted for promotional prize draws. If you request an appraisal after a valuation on your vehicle, your name, contact details and vehicle information will be shared with the appraisal site so that they can perform the requested appraisal. This is so that you do not have to provide all your details again to the appraisal site.

We do not pass on your details until you confirm you wish to have an appraisal carried out.

We may use information for training purposes, when developing the software we use and for internal process. This information will only be viewed by approved personnel and no personal information will be copied or shared. If information is printed it will be destroyed.

What lawful grounds do we rely on when we use your personal information?

There are different lawful grounds that we rely on to use your personal information

  • Where you contact us, either by phone, mail, email, text message, web message, in person or any other method and you consent to the use of your personal information. This consent may be withdrawn at any time by simply contacting us
  • Where we need to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation to which we are subject
  • Where we need to defend, prosecute or make a claim against you, us or a third party
  • We may use your personal information for our legitimate interests. We will make sure that your personal information and your rights with regard to that information are protected. For example, we may rely on this legal ground to provide you with information regarding our service and products, for research purposes, to manage and improve our relationship with you.
  • In limited circumstances where we believe it is necessary to protect someone’s safety or vital interests

Other websites

Our websites may contain links to other websites which are outside our control and are not covered by our privacy policy. If you access other websites using links provided on our website, those websites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policies, these may differ from ours.

Social networking

Our Website may also offer you the opportunity to share or follow information about, our website or our products and/or services available through it using third party social networking functionality (such as through “share this”, “like” or “follow” buttons).

This functionality is provided in order to generate interest of our website, products and services to members of social networks. We allow you to share and follow opinions, news and recommendations about our website, products and service with your social network friends, followers and contacts. You should be aware that sharing information with a social network may result in that information being collected by the social network provider and being made publicly-available, including through internet search engines.

You should read the privacy policy of any social network which you share information with carefully in order to understand their privacy practices.

Your Rights

You have the right as an individual to find out what information we hold about you and for what purposes and make corrections if necessary. You also have the right, in some circumstances, to object to our use of your personal information, to ask us to restrict or erase your personal information or to request that your personal information is provided to you in a commonly used electronic format so that you can share it with other organisations.

If you have consented to our use of your personal information, you can change your preference or withdraw consent to how use your personal information. If you wish to do so, please contact us at the address below.
Carisbrooke Road
Isle of Wight
PO30 1DF

Or you can email

We will make every effort to respect your wishes, however, there is certain legislation that may prevent this.

If you make a request we will provide the information within 30 days unless it is a large amount of information and we need to spend time researching for it. If this is the case we will notify you of the delay. There is not normally a charge for requests, however, if a large amount of information is requested and it takes a long time we may charge a nominal fee for additional work.

If you are dissatisfied with our use of your information or our response to any exercise of these rights you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office, further details are available at

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