Royal Academy of Arts

Privacy Policy

Privacy policy

The Royal Academy Online Shop respects your privacy and will use the information you provide to fulfil your order. Your placement of an order is taken as consent to this process. Customer and order data may be used as part of statistical analysis. RAE will give you the option of receiving further information from it, and from other selected organisations, when you make your purchase

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Security Policy

All sensitive information such as credit card details, name and address is encrypted. This means that information passed between your computer and our website cannot be read even in the event it is intercepted by someone else. We are also Tier 1 PCI (Payment Card Industry) compliant, which ensures unbeatable security and protection of sensitive customer information. Websites go through a rigorous independent audit and significant investment to attain Tier 1 PCI DSS certification with the prime purpose of ensuring that their customers’ data is as safe as possible when they purchase products online. For more information please see the PCI Security Standards Council Website

PCI Overview

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a security standard, which at Tier 1 Certification and compliance ensures unbeatable security and protection of sensitive customer information including credit cards.

The requirements for Tier 1 Certification include:

  • Security management policies;
  • Security policies;
  • Security procedures;
  • Network architecture;
  • Software Design;
  • Critical Protective Measures.

Websites go through a rigorous independent audit and significant investment to attain Tier 1 PCI DSS certification. The purpose is to ensure that their customers’ data is as safe as possible when they purchase products online.