Is my data going to be secure?
The combination of your WebFiling Security Code and Company Authentication
Code mean that your are the only person who can submit data for your company.
We take every precaution to protect any information you submit via our
website in accordance with legislation such as the Data Protection Act
1998. Any data is protected in accordance with Government standards.
The online service uses Secure Socket Layer (128-bit SSL) protocol, which
is the standard mechanism, used by web browsers to encrypt information.
When you enter the service, the SSL encrypts all the information you enter
before sending it to us. This ensures that no-one can intercept and read
Use of a Credit or Debit Card
When I pay a filing fee on WebFiling how do I know my Payment
Card information will be safe?
Companies House uses Barclays SmartPay, a secure payment gateway, for collection
of your card details. All the information you supply on the Payment screen
(including credit and debit card numbers) is encrypted.
The information is then taken off the internet and passed to the bank
on a private link.