Privacy Policy

Association of Royal Navy Officers and Royal Navy Officers’ Charity.

Your privacy and data security

The Association of Royal Navy Officers (‘ARNO’) and Royal Navy Officers’ Charity (‘RNOC’) is committed to providing a safe and secure online environment where the privacy of ARNO and RNOC site visitors is protected.

We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. Sensitive and private data exchanged between the website and visitor happens over a SSL-secured channel and is encrypted.

Visitors may find advertising or links to third party websites that are outside of ARNO and RNOC’s control and are not covered by this privacy policy. Any personal data collected by the operators of the third party sites may be used in accordance with their separate privacy policies, which may differ from the ARNO and RNOC’s policy.

Information that we collect from you

The ARNO collects and processes personal information for the legitimate interest as a membership organisation for the purposes of administration, transaction fulfilment, membership analysis and to keep you informed about your membership e.g. your subscription, socials and events, membership offers, association news, fundraising initiatives, career/employment opportunities.

We provide the option to unsubscribe to any email literature that we send out.

Members are also able to administer their own communication preferences when they log into their account or by contacting

Use of your information

We will not disclose information about our visitors to third parties except where it is part of providing a service to you and we have your express permission to do so.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

ARNO and RNOC has the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the top of this page. Users are encouraged to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect personal information collected.


ARNO and RNOC takes the confidentiality of personal data seriously. Any comments or questions relating to our use of information can be made by contacting or calling 0207 402 5231.