Payment and Security
All of our web based transactions are processed through Elavon Payments. We accept all major credit
and debit cards. Payment through Elavon Payments use a 3D secure (3D secure is a method of
transmitting information between two secure servers and helps to prevent online fraud) to securely
transmit your credit card information. Customer credit card information is not stored by us on our servers.
Elavon Payments are a highly trusted online payment card processor who employs a team of full time
information security staff who are seen as experts in their industry and are certified and approved by
several leading financial institutions. There systems and security controls are based on current industry
standards and our staff continually research changes in the industry to ensure our controls are updated
when required. There are several layers of technology in place to ensure the confidentiality,
authentication and integrity of information.
Elavon Payments have been accredited with the Account Information Security (AIS) certification by VISA
and are one of a small amount of companies in Europe to achieve this. This shows our commitment to
above industry standard in every aspect of payment processing.
The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (“PCI DSS”) was established in 2004 as an industry-
wide set of requirements and processes to help ensure that cardholders can make purchases confident
in the knowledge that their credit card information will be protected from fraudsters.
Elavon Payments are compliant with PCI DSS Level 1, the highest level of PCI compliance.
Cardholder information is encrypted and hashed when stored on Elavon Payments systems and will not
be displayed in our reporting systems.