Your privacy and data security

The Royal Marines Association (‘RMA’) is committed to providing a safe and secure online environment where the privacy of RMA site visitors is protected.

We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. Sensitive and private data exchanged between the website and visitor happens over a SSL-secured channel and is encrypted. The RMA website is also in compliance with system vulnerability standards and testing.

Third party websites

Visitors may find advertising or links to third party websites that are outside of the RMA’s control and are not covered by this privacy policy. Any personal data collected by the operators of the third party sites may be used in accordance with their separate privacy policies, which may differ from the RMA’s policy.

Information that we collect from you

The RMA collects and processes personal information for the purposes of administration, transaction fulfilment, membership analysis and to keep you informed about your membership e.g. your subscription, our welfare activities, socials and events, membership offers, fallen comrades, Corps news, fundraising initiatives, career/employment opportunities.

We provide the option to unsubscribe to any email literature that we send out.

Members are also able to administer their own communication preferences when they log into their account or by contacting enquiries@rma.org.uk.

Use of your information

We will not disclose information about our visitors to third parties except where it is part of providing a service to you e.g. arranging welfare support or where we have your express permission to do so.

Cookies

Cookies are small amounts of information that we may store on your computer.

Cookies make it easier for you to log on to and use the site during future visits. They also allow us to monitor website traffic and to personalise the content of the site for you. You may set up your computer to reject cookies by following the relevant instructions that can be found at aboutcookies.org. In this case, you may not be able to use certain features on our site.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

The RMA has the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the top of this page. Users are encouraged to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect personal information collected.

Contact

The RMA takes the confidentiality of personal data seriously. Any comments or questions relating to our use of information can be made by contacting enquiries@rma.org.uk.