General Data Protection Regulation

Privacy Policy

Barry's Driver Training, [T/A BDT] is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This Policy explains when and why we collect personal information about people who visit our website, how we use it, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure.

We may change this Policy from time to time so please check this page occasionally to ensure that you’re happy with any changes. By using our website, you’re agreeing to be bound by this Policy.

Any questions regarding this Policy and our privacy practices should be sent by email to

Who we are

Barry's Driver Training is owned by Barry Kenward, who is a DVSA approved driving instructor based in Portchester, Fareham. Hampshire..

How do we collect information from you?

We obtain information about you when you use our website, when you contact us by email, telephone or by completing our registration forms. We also collect your details when you buy services from us.

What type of information is collected from you?

The personal information we collect might include your name, address, email address, age, driving Licence details; IP address, and information regarding potential medical conditions that may affect your ability to drive and to enable the instructor to take care of you should you become ill during a lesson.
Website recording

Like many other websites, Barry's Driver Training's website uses cookies. ‘Cookies’ are small pieces of information sent by an organisation to your computer and stored on your hard drive to allow that website to recognise you when you visit. They collect statistical data about your browsing actions and patterns and do not identify you as an individual. For example, we use cookies to store your country preference. This helps us to improve our website and deliver a better more personalised service.
It is possible to switch off cookies by setting your browser preferences. For more information on how to switch off cookies on your computer, search in the help section of your browser. Turning cookies off may result in a loss of functionality when using our website.
How is your information used?

We may use your information to:

Contact you regarding queries raised in your e-mail or other form of contact;

Progress an order you have submitted and send you information directly related to this;

Carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into by you and us;

Seek your views or comments on the services we provide;

Notify you of changes to our services;

Send you communications which you have requested and that may be of interest to you.

These may include information about  service provision; costs of services etc.;

 We review our retention periods for personal information on a regular basis.. We are legally required to hold some types of information to fulfil our statutory obligations. We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary for the relevant activity, or as long as is set out in any relevant contract you hold with us.

 Who has access to your information?

We will not sell or share your information to third parties other than the DVSA for test booking purposes, who have an individual responsibility to keep your data secure;

We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.

In the event we are required to provide information by "Court Order" we will only provide information as directed by that Court Order;

We may transfer your personal information to a third party as part of a sale of some or all of our business in order to enforce or apply our terms of business. However, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring that your privacy rights continue to be protected.

 Your choices

You have a choice about whether or not you wish to receive information from us. If you do not want to receive direct marketing communications from us about our products and services, you can email the owner of Barry's Driver Training directly at barry"

We will not contact you for marketing purposes by email, phone or text message unless you have given your prior consent.

Consent would be construed as signing a contract for our services to enable us to carry out the core business and to maintain our levels of service standard;

We will not contact you for marketing purposes by post if you have indicated that you do not wish to be contacted;

You can change your marketing preferences at any time by contacting us by email on

How you can access and update your information

The accuracy of your information is important to us. You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you so that you can ensure its accuracy. You can do this by emailing  -

Your rights

You have the right to ask us to erase data we hold about you. You can do this by e-mailing


We do not use your information for profiling;

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites run by other organisations. This privacy policy applies only to our website. We earnestly encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other sites even if you access them using links from our website.

In addition, if you linked to our website from a third party site, we cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of the owners and operators of that third party site and recommend that you check the policy of that third party site.

17 or under

We have to protect the privacy of children under  the age of 18. Therefore, if you are aged 17 or under‚ please get your parent/guardian’s permission beforehand whenever you provide us with personal information.  In any event, if you are under 18 yrs of age, you will need a parent or guardian to counter sign any contract you make with us.

If you are unsure about your rights as a person under the age of 18 yrs, seek guidance from the NSPCC web site, here:

Transferring your information outside of Europe

Barry's Driver Training does not transfer any personal date outside of the UK, nor does it store any data / information on its web site other than any correspondence you may send to us for publishing in / on our recommendations page.

Review of this Policy

We keep this Policy under regular review. This Policy was last updated in May 2018.

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