McElvaney Motors

McElvaney Motors


Privacy Policy

In light of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which took effect on 25 May 2018, McElvaney Motors would like to provide you with certain information about the processing of your personal data. Please be assured that McElvaney Motors takes your privacy and private information very seriously.
This Privacy Policy explains what data we collect from you, how we use it and how we store it. We will only use your personal information to administer your account and to provide you with the products and services you have requested as well as to send you event invitations, offers and news relevant to you

Who are we?
McElvaney Motors is a Scania Dealer for Dublin and the North East of Ireland. Employing more than 100 people in our head office in Monaghan and premises just off the M50 at Exit 5 in Dublin, we are one of the leading specialists in the provision of new and used trucks and vans, parts and workshop services in Ireland.

How do we collect information from you and how is it used?
McElvaney Motors is a multi-faceted organisation and therefore has various points of contacts across a number of departments. The information we collect is so that we can provide you with the best possible service and product offering. To that end we need to obtain certain details from you including your name, contact number, address, email address – for accounts purposes, we sometimes will need bank details and/or credit card details.
When you call or visit us, we obtain your name and number – for the purposes of call-backs
When you email us with an enquiry and you wish us to add you to our mailing list, we store your name and email address in our secure, password protected database. We can then contact you if we believe there is something relevant to you

Why is it being collected?
Your information is collected so that McElvaney Motors can provide you with the best possible service, manage your account in an efficient manner and keep in touch with you.

Who will it be shared with?
The information you provide us with will never be shared with a third party for marketing purposes. If we need to share your information with a relevant third party for your benefit (i.e. an Insurance Company, Assessor, etc), you will be informed prior to us doing so.

How is it stored?
Your information is stored either in our secure, password protected database or on our accounts system which meets all security criteria. We have a dedicated Technical Resource and to that end our network and computer firewalls protection is continuously being updated to provide the highest level of data protection.

In essence, McElvaney Motors is the controller of your personal data which means that we are responsible for how your personal data is collected, used and protected. We respect your personal data and take great care to ensure that both the security and confidentiality of same are maintained at all times.
If you have any queries in relation to our processing of personal data you can contact us at