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Third Party Links
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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is the independent watchdog that regulates financial services. It requires us to give you this document. Use this information to decide if our services are right for you.
Which products do we offer
We offer vehicle purchase price protection
We offer consumer finance products
Which service will we provide you with?
We will advise and make a recommendation for you after we have assessed your needs for Vehicle Purchase Price Protection. We may ask some questions to narrow down the selection of products that we will provide details on. You will then need to make your own choice about how to proceed.
We act as credit brokers, and we are not a lender but we can introduce you to a number of lenders who may be able to help finance your purchase, we can only introduce you to these lenders, however, we are not financial advisors.
What will you have to pay us for our services?
No fee is payable for our services, however, a lender may pay us commission for making an introduction of business.
Who regulates us?
We are authorised and regulated under interim permission by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Vertu Motors plc, Vertu House, Fifth Avenue Business Park, Team Valley, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 0XA
What to do if you have a complaint
By e-mail: [email protected]
In writing: Vertu Motors plc, Vertu House, Fifth Avenue Business Park, Team Valley, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 0XA
By phone: 0191 491 2121
Are we covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)?
We are covered by the FSCS. You may be entitled to compensation from the scheme if we cannot meet our obligations. This depends on the type of business and the circumstances of the claim. Insurance advising and arrangement is covered for 100% of the first £2,000 and 90% of the remainder of the claim, without any upper limit.
Further information about compensation scheme arrangements is available from the FSCS.
In our continual effort to improve our levels of customer service, please be aware that calls may be monitored and recorded for training and quality purposes.
Competition Terms and Conditions
Competitions are open to anyone aged 16 or over. Competitions are free to enter and the winner will be drawn randomly. No alternative prize will be offered. Should you win, we will notify you directly for your contact information. We will not share your contact information with any third party. The winner will be posted on the site. Strictly one entry per person and duplicate entries will be cancelled.
Facebook Competition - Best Caption to Win a £50 Amazon Gift Card
No purchase necessary and entry is free. To be entered into the draw, entrants must like and comment on the original competition post, on the official Taxi Centre Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/thetaxicentre/ The competition is open to all taxi drivers and operators in the UK. There is only one entry per person. Entrants must be over 18. Employees of The Taxi Centre / Vertu Motors Plc and their families are not eligible. One winner will receive an Amazon voucher worth £50 within 30 days of the closing date of Friday 13th March 2020. All prizes must be accepted as offered. The prize is non-exchangeable and non-transferable and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes. All prize details are correct at time of going to press. The decision of management is final. The winner will be chosen by prize draw based on entries received by the closing date. If we’re unable to contact the chosen winner within 48 hours the prize may be reallocated. Winners will be notified on Facebook by The Taxi Centre after the closing date. Any prizes not claimed within the allotted time will be forfeited. Winners must be prepared to co-operate with publicity arising as a result of winning the competition. Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook. We will not share your contact information with any third party. Entry implies acceptance of these rules.
Driver's Tax App
Subscription is available to current Driver’s Tax App users only or those referred via The Driver’s Tax App mailing list, subscription payable upon delivery of vehicle and is automatically credited to your tax app account. Free 3 year subscription will start immediately after current subscription expires. Available on both New and Used purchases from the Taxi Centre. One subscription per customer irrespective of number of vehicles purchased.
Refer a Friend
To be eligible for the £100 referral fee (the Referral Fee), the referrer must have previously purchased a vehicle from The Taxi Centre. The referred party must not have previously purchased a vehicle from the Taxi Centre and must not have had any contact with The Taxi Centre concerning a potential vehicle purchase in the 90 calendar days preceding the date of referral. The referred party must place an order for a new vehicle within 30 days of being referred in order for the Referral Fee to be payable. Where a party is referred by more than one person, only the first referrer shall be entitled to the Referral Fee. Payment of the Referral Fee will be made by cheque within 30 days of the later of: (i) the delivery of the vehicle to the referred party; and (ii) the referred party having paid for the vehicle in full. There is no limit on the number of people you may refer. Payment of the Referral Fee is strictly at the discretion of The Taxi Centre in all cases.
3-Month Deferred Payment Plan
We act as a credit broker and we are not a lender. We will introduce you to a limited number of lenders who may be able to help finance your purchase. These lenders may or may not pay us for the introduction. Finance subject to status. A guarantee may be required. 3 Month deferred payment plan is available on new and used vehicles with the exception of Toyota and Vauxhall models. No deposit required, first payment due on month 4. Terms and conditions apply.