Shopping safely online

At GP Supplies, we realise how important it is to securely store any information that you provide us. Our site ( currently uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology, the most advanced security software currently available for online transactions. You can therefore rest assured that we take the security of your payment and personal details very seriously. We may vary this in the future if we feel you will benefit from greater security whilst using our Website.

We do not take or save your card details on our website. When you want to pay online you will be transferred to SagePay's website.

About SagePay

SagePay is the UK's leading payment gateway. Sage Pay’s systems are scanned quarterly by Trustwave which are an independent Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) for the payment card brands. Sage pay is also audited annually under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) and is a fully approved Level 1 payment services provider, which is the highest level of compliance. They are also active members of the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) that defines card industry global regulation.

How can you tell if a webpage is secure or not?

You can tell whether a webpage is secure as https will replace the http at the front of the in your browser address window. Also a small locked padlock will appear in the bottom bar of your browser window or at the end of your address bar. The position of this padlock will vary in different browsers.

While we currently use SSL encryption to protect sensitive information online, we also protect your information off-line. All of your information, is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to your personal information. The servers on which we store your personal information are kept in a secure environment.

Verified by Visa and Mastercard® SecureCode™

To give you even more confidence in shopping online with, we have introduced Verified by Visa and Mastercard® SecureCode™. These services enhance your existing credit/debit card accounts against unauthorized use when you shop with us.

  • To use this service, you must first register with the bank or other organisation that issued your card.
  • Visit the Verified by Visa website or Visit the Mastercard® SecureCode™ website.
  • Once you have registered and created your own private password with your card issuer, you will be automatically prompted at the checkout when the card is being processed to provide this password each time you make a purchase.
  • Please note that Your Verified by Visa and Mastercard® SecureCode™ password is related to your credit/debit cards and is not your GP Supplies customer account password. GP Supplies does not have access to your Verified by Visa or Mastercard® SecureCode™ password.