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Driver licensing online Privacy Statement

The information we collect about you depends on the online services that you request. We will use the information you supply us with to progress any driver and vehicle licensing business. We may check the information you provide us with to see how it compares with information already held by us (for example, we may ask you for your name, date of birth and address so that we can locate your record).

We can also get information about you from certain third parties, or give information to them to check accuracy of information. We use the information for:

We will not disclose information about you to anyone outside DVLA unless the law permits us or unless you have given us your explicit consent.

Our website does not enable our visitors to communicate with other visitors or for them to post information to be accessed by others. DVLA is the Data Controller for the purpose of the Data Protection Act. You can use this website to view the information that we hold about you.

What information do we collect?

We collect two kinds of information from visitors to this website: feedback (through visitors completing feedback questionnaires or emailing us) and site usage information.

If this privacy policy changes in any way, we will place an updated version on this page. Regularly reviewing this page ensures you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we will share it with other parties.

For further information about how we process your data, your rights and who to contact, see our privacy notice at '