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Privacy Policy


CARHIREUK is owned and operated by Elsinore Garages Co. Limited (together with its group companies, "we" or "us"). The following describes the privacy policy (as amended or otherwise changed from time to time, the "Privacy Policy") applicable to the information we collect through the www.car-hire-uk.com, oscarrentacarbh.com, gatwick-car-hire.com, heathrow-car-hire.com web site (the "Site").

Our Commitment to Your Privacy

We're also extremely proud of our commitment to protecting your privacy online. We value your trust in us and will work hard to earn your confidence so that you can enthusiastically use our services and recommend us to friends and family.

Privacy Promise

We will never sell, rent, barter or share with any third party personally identifying information collected during your use of the Site unless we have your prior permission or that use is allowed under this Privacy Policy.

Your trust and confidence are our highest priority.

Information We Collect

We do collect and store the names, addresses, credit card numbers and other personally identifying information of customers of the Site who make purchase requests. This information is saved in a secure environment and is kept for our records and to make it easier for you to use our rental services on return visits.

To serve you faster and with better quality, we use cookies technology. Cookies are small bits of code, usually stored on a user's computer hard drive, which enable a Web site to personalise itself for each user. We use cookies to reduce the time it takes for you to submit purchase requests. No third party has access to the information we collect in this way.

How We Use the Information We Collect

Information we collect is used to build features that will make the services available on the Site easier to use. This includes faster rental requests, better customer support and special offers.

Information collected by www.car-hire-uk.com is stored in a single, secure database, accessible only by www.car-hire-uk.com and its group companies.

We will not reveal your name, address, or other personally identifying information to any third party.
as information is 'collected lawfully and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998'

We may from time to time contact you with offers from third parties, which we may feel that are of interest to you, or services which are of similar nature to what we (CarHireUK) provide. If you do not wish to receive these you can unsubcribe here http://www.car-hire-uk.com/newsletter.html

From time to time, we may contact you to request feedback on your experience using the Site, to assist us in improving the Site, or to offer special savings or promotions to you, as a Site user. If you do not wish us to contact you let us know by sending an email to [email protected]-hire-uk.com

Where We Store Your Information

Information about you which we collect is hosted on our servers in the United Kingdom and the United States. US law does not have an equivalent of the Data Protection Act 1998 which governs the collection and use of personal information in the UK. However, we will ensure that any company hosting our servers complies with all aspects of this Privacy Policy.


To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure correct use of information, we will employ reasonable and current internet security methods and technologies. We have created a secure environment for credit card transactions. We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to encrypt all your personal information including credit or debit card number, name and address to prevent your information from being read during transmission over the Internet.

Any changes to our Privacy Policy will be communicated through our Site at least 10 days in advance of implementation. Information collected before changes are made will be secured according to the previous Privacy Policy.

Mergers, Asset Sales, Etc.

Please note that if CARHIREUK (www.car-hire-uk.com) or any of its lines of business is sold or disposed of as a going concern, whether by merger, sale of assets or otherwise, the relevant customer database of www.car-hire-uk.com could be sold as part of that transaction and your personally identifying information accessed by such successor or purchaser.

How to contact us

Should you have any questions, concerns or comments regarding our privacy policy, please send an e-mail to [email protected] . Thank you