Our Privacy Policy – Irish Design Gallery
We take your privacy and the protection of your data seriously. If, after reading this privacy policy, you have any questions regarding this privacy policy or our handling of your data, you may contact us at info@irishdesigngallery.ie

Data Protection
We endeavour to comply with the guidelines laid out by Ireland’s Data Commissioner in the collection, protection and distribution of the data we may collect about you on our website.

What we collect
We may collect the following information:

  • name
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, specifically for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email or phone.  We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information.

We use secure online payment company, PayPal, for the collection of all online payments.  You can be confident in the knowledge that your transactions are secure.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.
Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties, your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties like PayPal who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.  

Online Privacy Policy Only
This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not the information collected offline.

Your Consent
By using our site (www.irishdesigngallery.ie) you consent to our website’s privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 1st December 2016