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This website is hosted by MCI UK Ltd. This statement tells you how The Renal Association (RA) will collect and process your personal data when you access this website.

Automated Collection of Personal Information

As with most other web servers, when you access these web pages certain information you provide will automatically be recorded by. This will include your IP address, browser type, and information relating to the page you last visited. This information is processed to estimate how much usage of the server is made by different categories of users and in the event of a breach of security may be used to aid detection.

Non-automated Collection

Where you are required under this website to provide personal data this data will be used for the following purposes:

Maintenance of membership database.

Access to specific areas of the site.

Third Party Access

Your personal data that you have provided will not be sent to other third parties and will remain confidential.

Links to other websites: Our internet sites contain links to other websites. The Renal Association is not responsible for data privacy policies and/or practices on other websites and we have no influence as to whether the operators of other websites act in compliance with data protection provisions. Our privacy policy is solely applicable to data collected by us.

Visibility of your personal data for other users: By giving your consent to the use and processing of your data you agree to the publication of your data (e.g. name, address, email address) to other users so that they become visible to them. Each member within their profile has the option to opt of their information being visible should they wish.


This website uses cookies. Cookies set by our website can be read by our web server and may contain information you have provided to us for use in connection with the purposes outlined.

Credit Card Details

Payments for membership will in due course be processed by Sage Pay. Your personal details are entered directly into the Sage Pay website and are not collected by The Renal Association. Information about your payment will be forwarded by Sage Pay to The Renal Association in order to process your membership. You are advised to read the privacy statement provided on the Sage Pay website.

Changes to this Statement

This statement and therefore the ways in which your data may be processed can be changed from time to time. Any changes will only be notified via this web page.

If you have any queries relating to the privacy statement then please contact The Renal Association Secretariat at

Upon registration for online access to services provided on our website, you are giving consent to this privacy policy and agree to it. You are entitled to withdraw this consent at any time at your own unfettered discretion by sending us an Email at Please note, that in case of such withdraw of your consent to this privacy policy we are no longer in the position to provide you the services available on our website.