This statement relates to our privacy practices in connection with this website. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such.
Inland Fisheries Ireland fully respects your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. Any personal information which you volunteer to IFI will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Act, 1988.
Collection and use of personal information
IFI does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you volunteer (for example by e-mailing us or by using our online contact form). Any information which you provide in this way is not made available to any third parties, and is used by IFI only for the purpose for which you provided it.
Collection and use of technical information
Technical details in connection with visits to this website are logged for our statistical purposes. No information is collected that could be used by us to identify website visitors. The technical details logged are confined to the following items:
- the IP address of the visitors web server
- the top-level domain name used (for example .ie, .com, .org, .net)
- the previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used
- clickstream data which shows the traffic of visitors around this web site (for example pages accessed and documents downloaded)
- the type of web browser used by the website visitor.
IFI will make no attempt to identify individual visitors, or to associate the technical details listed above with any individual. It is the policy of IFI never to disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party, unless obliged to disclose such information by a rule of law. The technical information will be used only by IFI, and only for statistical and other administrative purposes. You should note that technical details, which we cannot associate with any identifiable individual, do not constitute "personal data" for the purposes of the Data Protection Act, 1988.