1. Introduction


We at the Kerry Association in Dublin respect your right to privacy and comply with our obligations under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2002. The purpose of this Website Privacy Policy is to outline how we deal with any personal data you provide to us while visiting this website. Naturally, if you are not happy with this Website Privacy Policy you should not use this website.

By visiting this website, you are accepting the terms of this Website Privacy Policy. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such, and we are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of these other websites.

2. Types of Information Collected

We retain two types of information

Personal Data

This is the Data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, address, email address, phone number, date of birth, billing and credit card information and user IP addresses in circumstances where they have not been deleted, clipped or anonymised.

Non-Personal Data

Like most websites, we gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our website. This Non-Personal Data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information regarding, for example, user IP addresses where they have been clipped or anonymised, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of our website.

3. Purposes for which we hold your information

Non-Personal Data

We use the Non-Personal Data gathered from visitors to our website in an aggregate form to get a better understanding of where our visitors come from and to help us better design and organise our website.


We currently do not use any Cookies on our website.

Personal Data

We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:

        • to provide you with the services we give to you.
        • to contact you if required in connection to a service we provide you or to respond to any communications you might send us.

4. Disclosure of Information to Third Parties

We may provide Non-Personal Data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of our website. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of unique users who visit our website, the demographic breakdown of our community users of our website, or the activities that visitors to our website engage in while on our website. The third parties to whom we may provide this information may include providers of advertising services, commercial partners, sponsors, licensees, researchers and other similar parties.

We will not disclose your Personal Data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure or unless the third party is required to fulfil your service requirement (in such circumstances, the third party is bound by similar data protection requirements. We will disclose your Personal Data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order, or other statutory requirements.

5. Security

Your Personal Data is held on secure servers hosted by Salesforce.com, inc. The nature of the internet is such we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organisational measures) to protect your Personal Data.

6. Updating, Verifying and Deleting Personal Data

You may inform us of any changes to your Personal Data, and in accordance with our obligations under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2002 we will update or delete your Personal Data accordingly. To find out what Personal Data we hold on you or to have your Personal Data updated, amended or removed from our database, please email such requests to news@kerryassociation.ie. Any such data requests may be subject to a fee.

7. Changes to the Website Privacy Policy

Any changes to this Website Privacy Policy will be posted on this website so you are always aware of what information we collect, however we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any time we decide to use Personal Data in a manner significantly different from that stated in this Website Privacy Policy, or otherwise disclosed to you at the time it was collected, we will notify you by email, and you will have the choice as to whether or not we use your information in the new manner.

8. Legal Disclaimer

We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the Kerry Association in Dublin. This legal notice and all issues regarding this website are governed by Irish law and are subject to the Irish courts.

The materials contained on or in this website are provided for general information purposes only. You should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any material contained on or in this website. No liability whatsoever is accepted by the Kerry Association in Dublin from any action taken in reliance of the information contained on this website.

You may not link to our website without first obtaining prior written consent from us. Any person wishing to provide a link to this website should provide a notification by email to: info@kerryassociation.ie giving full details of the links that are required.The content of this website may not be reproduced by you without prior written consent.

9. For More Information

If you have any questions, concerns or comments about privacy regarding our website, please let us know of your concern by emailing us at: info@kerryassociation.ie