Privacy Policy

  1. 1st Class Driving is committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the security of any personal data received from you. We strictly adhere to the requirements of the data protection legislation in the UK. The purpose of this statement is to explain to you what personal data we collect and how we may use it.
  2. When you contact us to make an enquiry, we will ask you for your name, address, postcode, phone number(s) and email address.
  3. Our legitimate interest in holding this data is to perform our duty to you under contract to introduce you to and reserve Driving Lessons with and in our Driving Instructor diaries. We also further use this data to maintain a record of your lessons with us.
  4. We may use your data to send email/text to confirm or make changes to bookings etc or to inform you of any offers we feel relevant to you
  5. We will hold this information for as long as we deem that our services and/or products are relevant to you or you expressly notify us that you wish us to destroy that data
  6. We will only ever share personal data that we collect from you with the following parties and only for the purpose(s) described:
    • Worldpay (payment card processing)
    • SMS Gateway – to send booking notification SMS text messaging to your Instructor and/or to you
    • Our Email gateway - to send emails to you
  7. We may share your personal data internally between 1st Class group companies in order to provide special offers and relevant products and services.
  8. We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of personal data which you have given us, to prevent unauthorised access in accordance with the UK data protection legislation. We do not collect sensitive data about you except when you specifically and knowingly provide it to us (for example how many Driving lessons you have had before signup/ date of driving test / driving experience etc) .
  9. In order to maintain the accuracy of our database, you can check, update or remove your personal details by emailing
  10. We use a technology called “cookies” as part of a normal business procedure to track patterns of behaviour of visitors to our web site. A cookie is an element of data that our website sends to your browser which is then stored on your system. You can set your browser to prevent this happening. Any information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you change your browser settings.
  11. We will not transfer your personal data to any other party.
  12. If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us via email:
  13. By using this site, you signify acceptance of this policy and our rights to hold the information detailed above about you.