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Privacy Policy


At Kilrush/Askamore Parish we respect the privacy needs of our valued visitors and parishioners. This Privacy Policy outlines what specific information is gathered on www.kilrush-askamore.net site and how that information is used.

This Privacy Notice will inform you of the information we gather and how it is used. Kilrush/Askamore Parish complies with EU General Data Protection Directive – GDPR for the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries.

Maintaining the privacy of your information is of paramount importance to us as it helps foster confidence, goodwill and stronger relationships with you, our visitors. If, at any time, you have questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please feel free to contact us at the Parish Office, phone: +353(0) 53 93 77262 or by email at info@kilrush-askamore.net.


Personal Information Collection, Use and Storage

We do not log and/or record your IP address, dates and times of site visits, the pages visited, type of browser or cookie information. We do not use Google analytics on our parish website.

Visitors may decide to send an email via the site in which may include personally identifying information. Such information is only used to enable a suitable response.

Your email address is used to only send you information that you have requested. Kilrush/Askamore Parish adheres strictly to a permission-based email policy. Except as mentioned above, Kilrush/Askamore Parish will not send you unsolicited email information, commercial offers or advertisements. Kilrush/Askamore Parish will not sell, rent, or loan our contact lists to any 3rd party company.

All sensitive data is stored on servers behind a constantly maintained firewall using encryption. Our database servers are secured by additional access restrictions, and all sensitive data is stored using encryption.


Cookie Policy

Our website only uses cookies that are deemed strictly necessary.

Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive, or in your browser memory and can store personal or confidential information about you.

Strictly necessary cookies are classified as cookies that must be present for the website to provide the basic functions of the website. They are essential to be able to access features of the website and could include signing in, adding items to a cart, or e-billing. They are typically essential first-party session cookies, but not all first-party cookies are strictly necessary cookies. They allow for a user to navigate back and forth between pages without losing their previous actions from the same session. Strictly necessary cookies are the only cookies that all cookie laws allow to be exempt from requiring user consent. Since these cookies are necessary for the functionality of a website, website owners do not have to get consent from the user to place strictly necessary cookies on their devices.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:

  • BIGipServerTethys – This is set when you move from one page to another page in the site. The cookie is classed as “strictly necessary” for the functioning of the site, and as such is exempt from the normal requirement of user consent for the use of cookies. This cookie does not store personally identifiable information, and (as “session cookies”) is deleted when you close your browser session.
  • TS01a0c22a – Our web host uses this session cookies for server load balancing.


Policy Modifications

Kilrush/Askamore Parish may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes.


Your rights as a data subject

At any point while we are in possession of or processing your personal data, you, the data subject, have the following rights:

  • Right to be informed
  • Right to access information
  • Right of rectification
  • Right to erasure
  • Right to data portability
  • Right to object to processing of personal data
  • Right to restriction
  • Right to object to automated decision making, including profiling
  • Retention of your personal data

Data will not be held for longer than is necessary for the purpose(s) for which they were obtained. Kilrush/Askamore Parish will process personal data in accordance with our retention schedule. This retention schedule is governed by regulatory & legislative requirements.


Withdraw consent

If we are relying on your consent to process your data you can withdraw this at any time – this does not affect the lawfulness of processing based on your consent before its withdrawal.



In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data is being processed by Kilrush/Askamore Parish, or how your complaint has been handled, you have the right to lodge a complaint directly with the manager at Kilrush/Askamore Parish and the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner.


Contacting Us

If you have any questions or comments about our privacy notice or practices, please contact us. Kilrush/Askamore Parish may modify or update this privacy notice from time to time at any time without prior notice. You can check the version date below to see when the notice was last changed. We encourage you to check this notice often so that you can continue to be aware of how we are protecting your personal information. Your continued use of the website constitutes your consent to the contents of this privacy notice, as it may be modified from time to time.

 Parocial House, Knockaree, Bunclody, Co Wexford.
 +353(0) 53 93 77262


Version 003 – (October 2020)