Initial Disclosure Document

We are required by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), who regulates the financial services industry, of which we are a part, to provide you with an Initial Disclosure Document (IDD) to enable you to decide, whether or not the products and services we offer are suitable for your needs. In addition, we are required to advise you on how to make a complaint should you need to do so.

Who are we?

Dave Burnett Vehicle Solutions Limited t/a Best Merc Deals whose registered office is Suite 303, Burnley Business Centre, Liverpool Road, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 6HA, is an independent vehicle finance broker, not a lender, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our Financial Conduct Authority Firm Reference Number is 660642, which can be verified by contacting the FCA on 0800 111 6768 or by viewing the Financial Services Register at www.fca.org.uk.

What do we Offer?

We offer a range of vehicle leasing facilities through a panel of carefully selected third party lenders from whom we may receive an introductory fee or commission. We will not offer facilities from lenders outside of this panel.

What Services will we provide you with?

We will provide you with either comparable details of firms most appropriate to your lending requirements or general information relating to finance products. In assessing your requirements we may seek information about your personal circumstances and objectives to enable us to identify your needs. It is important that you provide us with accurate and relevant information enabling us to hone down the selection of firms offered, from which you can more easily make your choice.

What do we charge for our Services?

We charge a Processing Fee of £299 plus vat (£358.80) which is only payable at delivery stage, once acceptable finance has been obtained, as a contribution to the costs incurred in processing the vehicle finance agreement. Payment of the Processing Fee can be made on-line using a credit or debit card or by BACs transfer. We do not accept Credit/Debit Card payments over the phone or in person.

Confidentiality and Data Protection

Throughout the process of obtaining finance for your vehicle agreement, we will need to collect personal information from you and pass this information onto one or more third party lenders to enable them to make a credit decision. We will not disclose your personal details outside of this group of lenders. We are able to supply a comprehensive list of lenders by request.

Other Finance Facilities

You may be able to obtain finance for your purchase from other lenders and you are encouraged to seek alternative quotations and details of their products by researching on the high street, in the media and online.

What to do if you have a complaint?

Our aim is to provide a first class service and we are committed to treating our customers fairly, however if you wish to register a complaint please contact us:
By Phone: 01282 686690
By Email: dave@dbvehicles.co.uk
In Writing: Dave Burnett Vehicles Solutions Ltd, Suite 303, Burnley Business Centre, Liverpool Road, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 6HA
Our Complaints Policy and procedure is available to view on our website. If you are not satisfied with a decision taken in respect of a complaint or appeal, you may contact the Financial Ombudsman Service at www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk/consumer/complaints. Consumer Credit customers also have the legal right to refer unresolved disputes to the Financial Ombudsman Service within six months from the date of the final decision at www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk/consumer/complaints.