Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Hammered British Coins Ltd uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

Hammered British Coins Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.


We will under no circumstances sell or lease your personal information to any other party.


What we collect

We collect information about you when you register with us or place an order for products or services. Personal information is also collected when using online forms and when you email us your details. We may collect the following information:

Name and title

Full address

Contact information including email address and phone numbers

No credit/debit card information is ever stored.


What we do with the information we gather

We collect information about you to process your order, manage your account and in particular for the following reasons:

Delivery of orders

Contact you to respond to your queries

Contacting you about placed orders, for example sending confirmations, delivery dates and tracking information.

Internal record keeping and accounting.

We periodically send promotional newsletter emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using your email address only if you have subscribed to this service.

Occasionally we may individually email you with new coins/books we think may be of interest to you, including details of ‘wants’ that you have informed us about.

In exceptional circumstances we reserve the right to share you data with the police, insurance and fraud prevention agencies.



We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we and our service providers have put in place suitable physical and electronic procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

We are certified to the payment card data security standards (PCI-DSS).

All forms of data entry on the website is encrypted using high level 265-bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption.


How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use such cookies to improve your experience of the website, such as remembering coins added to the shopping basket for future visits. We may also use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.


Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


Controlling your personal information

You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us.

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • Registered users automatically are unsubscribed from out newsletter
  • If you have previously agreed to receive our newsletter, you may change your mind at any time by using the Newsletter tab on any page. Simply add your registered email address, select unsubscribe and click OK.
  • You can alter you personal information and address simply by logging into your account and clicking on the My Information or My Addresses.
  • To delete your account please email or write to us.


We will under no circumstances sell or lease your personal information to any other party.