I am committed to complying with the Data Protection Acts 1998 and 2003 and also Statutory Instrument Number 336 of 2011 European Communities Regulations (Electronic Communication Networks and Services) (Privacy and Electronic Communications).
What Information do I collect?
I collect information from you when you subscribe to my newsletter, place an order, respond to a survey, or fill out a form.
When ordering or registering on my site, you will be asked to provide certain information such as your name, address,
details of your credit card, telephone number, and email address.
You may however visit my site anonymously. Registration is not required.
What do I use your information for?
The information I collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
To process your order
The information that you provide to me will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other person or company
for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the sole purpose of delivering the purchased product or
A general exception to this rule is where the disclosure is required by law.
To improve my website
I may monitor visitor traffic patterns and site usage to help me develop and improve the design and layout of the site. This is
based also on the feedback I receive from you.
To improve Customer Service
Your comments and requests are greatly appreciated and help me to more effectively respond to your needs.
To send periodic emails and newsletters
I have an opt in form on my site for newsletters. When you register with me, you give me permission to send you newsletters
periodically. I may also wish to keep you up to date with information regarding new products or services.
If you decide that you do not want me to contact you, you can request that I stop by sending an email to
firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting “Privacy Enquiry”, or you may simply click on the unsubscribe button at the bottom of your next newsletter.
To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other site feature
Information held is required to be accurate, complete, and up to date. Therefore you may wish to update your information
occasionally, as required, to continue receiving future communications, such as newsletters etc.
A periodic review of all data supplied/obtained for such purposes is carried out and all data which is not necessary, or no
longer required, is deleted.
No data shall be held for longer than is necessary, for the purpose(s) for which it was obtained.
How do I protect your information?
I take my security responsibilities very seriously, employing the most appropriate physical and technical measures available.
These measures are reviewed regularly.
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your web browser
(if you allow), that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember
all online checkout facilities, to ensure that your order is processed correctly, and smoothly.
Cookies may also be used when compiling data about site traffic and interaction, in order to provide you with better site
experiences and tools in the future.
Third Party service providers are not permitted to use the data collected on my behalf, except to help me conduct and improve
If your internet browser is set to reject cookies, or if your network firewall won’t allow them, then you may experience difficulties
when browsing this site. You may also find that you cannot access the online store. Please refer to your internet browser help
file if you wish to allow cookies on your PC.
Third Party Links
At my discretion, I may include third party products or services on my website. These third party sites have their own separate and
independent Privacy Policies. I therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites.
However, I wish to protect the integrity of my site and so will welcome any feedback about these sites that you wish to give me.
Children’s Online Policy
I do not knowingly collect any information from anyone under the age of 13 years. My website, the information, products, and services
are all directed to people of 13 years and older. Those aged under 18 must always have the permission of a Parent/Legal Guardian to access
this website and its services.
Right of Access
Under the Data Protection Act of 1998, you have the right to request a copy of all personal data that may be held on my site.
Under the act, this request must be made in writing. You can make this request by emailing me at email@example.com,
quoting “Access to Data”. A fee of €6.35 will apply.
A copy of any and all data will be sent to you, following receipt of the appropriate request and fee by myself, within 40 days.
Under the Act, you have the right to have your personal data corrected, if inaccurate or erased, if there is no legitimate reason
for it to be retained. You may make this request by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting “Data Correction”.
This Policy was last reviewed on 27/10/16.