Your Online Security and privacy

We take all the necessary steps to ensure the security of your transaction with us and to protect the privacy of the information you give to us. recognises the importance of secure online transactions, and we safeguard the privacy of information provided to us through online forms.

We use a Digital Certificate to assure you of the validity of our site and for consumer requests submitted to us online, we use Secure Sockets Layer technology to provide strong encryption for the data you provide on the order form before transmission to Card payments are processed by Realex Payments.

Privacy – how we use information about you is registered under the Data Protection Act (1988) which contains important provisions governing the use of data about private individuals.
The main Irish law dealing with data protection is the Data Protection Act 1988. The 1988 Act was amended by the Data Protection (Amendment) Act 2003 - web version . An administrative consolidation (Web version) of the law is available here (pdf).

The 2003 Amendment Act brought our law into line with the EU Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC .

All Sections of the Acts are in force.

We do not ask for any information about you in order to let you use our site. Such use is subject to our Website Terms & Conditions.

However, it is necessary for us to capture and retain information on you and your enquiries in order to provide you with the Check, and to deal with subsequent upgrades and queries relating to the services you buy from us.

Information on the fact of your enquiry with us, or on the vehicle data provided to you in return, remains confidential and will only be provided to third parties for marketing purposes where you have given us your explicit consent at the time of purchase. Where consent has been given, it is our policy only to deal with third parties who can offer special benefits to customers. is committed to fighting vehicle crime and works closely with law enforcement agencies, especially the police, to investigate vehicle theft and fraud. We value the information that such agencies provide, which helps all our customers avoid the risks presented by stolen vehicles.

In return, when you buy our services, you agree that we may provide data about you and your enquiry to the police or other law enforcement agencies, where doing so will assist them in their enquiries. You should also be aware that under section 28 of the Data Protection Act (1998), the police and other agencies can require us to disclose this information, again without your consent.

Unsubscribing from emails

If at any time you wish to have your information removed from our active databases, please contact us. You can also unsubscribe any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of all our promotional emails.

Eastway Distribution Limited

Company Registration Number 532858

VAT Number 9814872D

Registered office:
Unit 1, The Ringwood Centre,
Damastown Industrial Park,
Dublin 15,

Tel: 01-9121205

You will find full information on our trading terms in our Terms & Conditions, which you should read carefully before proceeding with a purchase. If you have questions, please use the feedback facility to tell us.

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