Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

How we use your information

This privacy notice provides information about the ways in which Third Island collects, stores, shares or keeps personal information provided to us.

Using our website:

Our website (thirdisland.ie) has introduced cookies with effect from the 1st April 2020. The purpose of the cookies is solely to assist us in redesigning our website to ensure we provide relevant information in an easily accessible format.  Please see below for our Cookie Policy.

Online Contact Forms:

Our contact web form may require additional information such as your name, email address and telephone contact number depending on the nature of the form being used.

We do not use the information submitted through them for marketing purposes.

When a user enters data on our online forms, a session cookie is created. This creates a unique identifier, ensuring that your personal information can only be attached to your application, guarding against fraudulent activity. The session cookies have a short lifespan and ‘time-out’ after a short period of time. The cookies are not logged by Third Island and we do not retain a record.

Contacting us:

Any emails sent to us are recorded. The sender’s email address will remain visible to all band members who may be dealing with the query. Please be aware that it is the sender’s responsibility to ensure that the content of their emails is within the bounds of the law. Unsolicited material of a criminal nature will be reported to the relevant authorities and blocked.

Access to personal information:

Third Island will respond to requests made directly via email as per the Data Protection Act. 1988/2003.

Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data that may be stored on your computer or mobile device. It allows a website “remember” your actions or preferences over a length of time.

Further information on cookies can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm

How are they used on this site

This site uses the following types of cookie,

  • Session Cookies

Session Cookies are temporary cookies that are not stored on your computer or mobile device. They are used as part of the registration process for security purposes. A session cookie is also used to remember your language preference when viewing the site. These session cookies are erased when you close your browser.

 

Cookies used on ThirdIsland.ie

We have introduced Google Analytics to assist us in redeveloping our website to ensure we provide relevant information in an easily accessible format.

Google Analytics Cookies used on this site

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
_ga 12 months from last visit Used to distinguish visitors to site
_gat 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate
_utmt 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate
_utma 12 months from last visit Used to distinguish visitors and pages visited. Records a unique ID, the date and time of first visit, time of current visit and total number of visits made
_utmb 30 minutes from last visit Used to determine new sessions or visits. Stores the number of page views in current visit and start time of visit
_ utmc Session cookie Used to note that the visit has ended when browser is closed
_utmz 6 months Records the site you may have linked to our page from. Only records data if you clicked on a link to our site from a different website

Managing Cookies

Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies or not. Different browsers make different controls available to you and so we provide links below to popular browsers’ instructions on how you can do this. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (“third party cookies”), or those from specific websites.

Changes to our Privacy Statement:

This is a live document, under regular review. This policy was last updated in October 2020.

How to contact us:

If you require further information, you can contact us using the online form.