Our Payment Service Provider is Opayo (formerly Protx) – the largest
independent payment service provider (PSP) in the UK and Ireland.
Opayo provides a secure payment gateway (Level 1 PCI DSS), processing
payments for thousands of
online businesses, including ours. It is Opayo’s utmost priority to ensure
that transaction data is handled in a safe and secure way. Opayo uses range
secure methods such as fraud screening, I.P address blocking and 3D secure.
Once on the Opayo systems, all sensitive data is secured using the same
internationally recognised 256-bit encryption standards. Opayo is PCI DSS
(Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliant to the highest level
and maintains regular security audits.
They are also regularly audited by the
banks and banking authorities to ensure that their systems are impenetrable.
Opayo is an active member of the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) that
defines card industry global regulation.
In addition, you know that your
session is in a secure encrypted environment when you see
https:// in the web address, and/or when you see the locked padlock symbol
alongside the URL.
So when buying through our site, you can be sure that you
are completely protected.