Privacy & Cookies

Privacy Policy

Updated May 2018

We have made changes to our privacy policy in-line with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)  which takes effect across the European Union from  Friday, 25th May 2018. Designed to harmonise privacy laws across Europe, GDPR refines the transparency rules for how companies describe their data processing.

Download the updated RSL Privacy Policy:

RSL Privacy Policy


The new Policy outlines the following:

You may Opt-in to receive marketing communications and promotions from us.

If you’d like to unsubscribe from our newsletter you can do so in the footer of email communications from RSL

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

If you use to book examinations and purchase products, you may choose not to receive information about our activities and promotions when you enter online by simply not opting in for receiving marketing communications when we collect your personal information to process transactions.


By using our website, you are agreeing to this policy and consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms outlined below.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer’s hard drive. The file assists with web traffic analysis, improve the users’ browsing experience and identifying users in response to their requested web-pages as they navigate across the website. The website can tailor its information to your needs by gathering and remembering your preferences and storing that data within a cookie.

The data stored in a cookie is usually an identifier, being a combination of letters and numbers.

Cookies may either be ‘persistent’ or ‘session’ based. A persistent cookie will be used throughout your browsing experience, stored by the browser and will remain valid until its expiry date or deleted by the user. A session cookie is only valid for the duration of the session and will expire once the web-browser is closed.

For further information about cookies and details how to remove or disable cookies, visit

How do we use cookies?

On our website, we use cookies to distinguish our users from each other to provide increased functionality throughout our website.

Our cookies also collect anonymous information regarding our users and the pages that are being viewed for analytic purposes.

Dependent upon your web-browser settings, our website shall issue cookies as soon as you visit our website. Most web-browsers automatically accept cookies; however this can be changed within your browser settings. If cookies have been disabled and are refused, some functionality of our website may not function as expected.

All cookies that are used on our website only collect anonymous information and do not collect any personal information.

They do not give us access to your computer.

Cookies on this website

Session cookie set by RSL:

Persistent cookies set by third parties:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalise the ads of its own advertising network.


The RSL Shop is hosted on is run and hosted by RSL the privacy privacy and cookie policy stated on this page are also relevant to this site.

Purpose of cookies

Our cookies (except those within the online exam entry system) do not contain any information that can be used to personally identify you. The information we obtain from your set of our cookies may be used for the following purposes:

  1. To recognise your computer when you visit our website
  2. To track your navigation throughout our website
  3. To improve the website’s usability and functionality
  4. To analyse the use of our website
  5. To personalise your visit and user experience with our website
  6. In the administration of this website

Cookie expiration

The cookies used on our website either have an expiry date set or expire at the end of your current session on our website. Our cookies will usually expire within 1 year after your visit.

Additional information

For further information regarding cookies, as well as how to enable/disable and delete them, instructions are featured at

Cookies can be blocked through your settings in your Web browser. However, blocking cookies may reduce functionality when accessing certain features.

This cookie policy was last updated on 22 May 2018

By using our website, you are agreeing to this policy and consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms outlined above

Linking Sites and contains links to other websites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other websites using the links provided, the operators of these websites may collect personal information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding any of our policies you may contact us using the contact us form.