Nipper Skipper Ltd of Bankside 300, Peachman Way, Broadland Business Park, Norwich, NR7 0LB is the data controller for the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Here at Nipper Skipper Ltd we are committed to protecting the privacy of anyone using our website and will only ever use your details in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. This policy, along with our Terms and Conditions, sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

You can visit our website without needing to tell us who you are. However, should you wish to place an order you will need to register some information with Nipper Skipper Ltd such as your contact details. Any personal data collated through the Nipper Skipper Ltd website will only be used to process your order and for statistical analysis to continually improve the website and business process performance.  Personal data will be processed in compliance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Nipper Skipper Ltd does not hold customer credit or debit card details on its website or any of its data systems.  All credit or debit card details are managed by Barclaycard (Barclays Bank Plc) who are fully compliant with the payment industry’s highest standards for data protection and transaction security.

From time to time we may use your contact details to send you offers and marketing materials about Nipper Skipper Ltd products that we think you may be interested in. You can unsubscribe at any time by contacting us on . Please address any questions, comments and requests regarding our data processing practices to the same address.

Written communications

Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications we send to you should be in writing. When using our website, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by e-mail or provide you with information by posting notices on our website. For contractual purposes, you agree to this electronic means of communication and you acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that we provide to you electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.

Information we may collect from you

Nipper Skipper may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Details that you provide when you fill in forms and we process your order on our website . This includes personal information from you such as your name, e-mail address, billing address, delivery address, telephone number, product selections and a password. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our website.
  • If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
  • From time to time, we may ask you to voluntarily complete surveys although there is no obligation to do so.
  • Details of transactions and order fulfilments you carry out through our website.
  • Details of your visits to our website including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise, and the resources that you access.



We want to provide you with services customised to your interests, be able to recognise you when you return to our website and be able to speed up your searches – this means that we use “cookies” to assist in the collection of information.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is downloaded on to your computer or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are used by many websites and can do a number of things such as remembering your preferences, recording what you have put in your shopping basket, and counting the number of people looking at a website.

Nipper Skipper Ltd only uses session cookies which are stored in your computer’s memory solely during your browsing session and are automatically deleted from your computer when the browser is closed. Session cookies allow you to move from page to page whilst we keep track of the items you have added to your shopping cart. These cookies are never written on the hard drive and they do not collect any information from your computer. Session cookies expire at the end of your browser session and can also become no longer accessible after the session has been inactive for a specified length of time.

You may change your website browser settings to reject cookies. To learn more about cookies and how to disable them or opt out of their usage please visit .

Please note, however, that some cookies are essential in order to shop on and in the event you do reject cookies this may impair the functionality of the website and may mean that you are unable to shop on the website.

Nipper Skipper Ltd uses the following cookies:

Name Purpose Expires
Google Analytics _utma This randomly generated number is used to determine unique visitors to our site 2 years
Google Analytics _utmb This randomly generated number works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time users spend on our site 30 minutes
Google Analytics _utmc This randomly generated number works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
Google Analytics _utmz This is a randomly generated number and information about how the site was reached (e.g. direct or via a link, organic search or paid search) 6 months
These cookies are used by the online shop to allow it to function correctly. If you disable cookies this will significantly affect your shopping experience on our website to the extent that it may not work. When you close your browser
These cookies are used by the online shop to allow it to function correctly. 48H
These cookies verify if you are logged in to the site or not, they provide a core piece of functionality for this website 1 Year
WordPress wordpress_test_cookie These cookies verify if you are logged in to the site or not, they provide a core piece of functionality for this website When you close your browser

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies by visiting this page on Google.


IP addresses

Nipper Skipper may collect information about your computer, including where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to provide report aggregate information. We use Google Analytics to collect statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, which does not identify any individual.

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Which to choose?

Pip says: Only a lifejacket has the ability to turn someone the right way up in the water – buoyancy aids do not! Make sure you choose the right equipment for your child. Buoyancy aids should only be worn by children who can swim.

RNLI guide to fitting a child's lifejacket


We offer functional and fashionable clothing for outdoor adventurers 0-10 years. We've got clothing for ALL weathers, UV50+ swim wear, layering clothing and kids waterproofs, plus accessories!
Practical kit alongside technical safety gear, for children aged 0-10 years who enjoy messing about in boats or just having fun outdoors.
Whether you're whizzing about on motorboats, relaxing on a canal holiday or hoisting your sails every week with the kids in the cockpit, we understand that your nipper skipper needs to be warm, safe and comfortable.

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Registered address: Bankside 300, Peachman Way, Broadland Business Park, Norwich, NR7 0LB. Company number 8662747. VAT number 171902319