The following privacy policy contains 5 sections, the content of which is scrollable.

1 Introduction

BopBid takes the privacy of Customer's information very seriously. We will never release your personal information, unless stated in regards to advertising within our Terms and Conditions. All information collected and processed during registration and the sites use is purely for the sites functionality as detailed below.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

2 Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage or use of our website.

We take your privacy very seriously and comply with the recent UK and EU law on handling cookies.

3 Registration

The information we collect during registration is solely for the sites internal use such as allocating particular Customers to their bids for example, the contact and address information is collected for use in ordering products for auction winners, it also allows us to contact you directly should there be an issue with an auction.

This contact information is never shared with third parties and is solely collected for communication between us and our Customers.

Customers are freely able to update and modify their personal information from their profile page once registered.

4 Payments

All financial payments made on our website are done so through an external merchant, therefore details such as card information is handled directly by them, privacy policies are openly available on their website, we are happy to direct you should require this information.

5 Legal

We reserve the right to share any required information with our Legal advisors should the Terms and Condtions of our website be breached by a customer. In this situation, the customer will be notified with details of which information has been shared and the reasons for doing so.