Cookie Policy

Cookies are small files containing specific information that may be placed on your device when you use a website. Cookies help us to remember your preferences and to tailor our digital content according to your interests. Below is some terminology used to explain cookies.

First Party Cookies

These are cookies that are set and read by our own website. They store information such as your preferences, usage, login credentials and items in your shopping cart.

Third Party Cookies

Cookies set by another domain which are read by the code on our website. These cookies track your internet use across a number of sites and can be used to profile you for advertising networks.

Session Cookies

These are cookies which are only related to a single session (a single visit to our website) and are automatically deleted when you close your web browser – these are typically considered as necessary for our website to function.

Persistent Cookies

These cookies remain on your device after you’ve finished your session.

Other cookies (such as tracking cookies or authentication cookies) are often saved for an extended period of time from days to years, known as persistent cookies. The types of cookies in use on our website can be explained as follows:

A. Necessary Cookies

Cookies which are required for our website to work e.g. cookies for load balancers, login, cookies acceptance etc.

B. Marketing/Advertising Cookies

Advertising cookies are used to monitor your internet usage and target ads which are more relevant to you.  These are mainly third-party cookies from advertiser networks.

C. Functional Cookies

These cookies allow us to recognise you and remember choices you make (such as choice of language or mobile device preferences) when you return to our website.

Cookies on our site

We use a range of technologies on our website www.platodublin.ie , some of which are controlled by us (first party) and some are controlled by other organisations (third party).

These technologies include (but are not limited to) cookies, scripts, fonts and images; some of which are considered as necessary for us to be able to deliver the web site to you and others which we use to enhance our understanding of how you use our web site; to assist in our marketing activities and other purposes explained below.

Under European law we are required to obtain your consent for any use of these technologies which are not considered as necessary, as well as provide you with clear information as to what these technologies do; and the third parties we work with.

The cookies we use

Necessary Technologies

Name of the Cookie

Domain

Purpose

Cookie Type and Duration

__cfduid

Platodublin.ie

To identify trusted traffic

First-party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

wpfront-notification-bar-landingpage

Platodublin.ie

Displays cookie banner message

First-party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

Marketing/Advertising Technologies

Name of the Cookie

Domain

Purpose

Cookie Type and Duration

tk_ai

Platodublin.ie

Tracking

Third party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser 

fca_eoi_pagecount

Platodublin.ie

Logs the number of pages viewed in a session

First party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser 

IDE

Doubleclick.com

Serve targeted advertisements

Third Party, persistent, expires in 369 days

Mgrefby

Eventbrite.ie

Event booking – Delivers content based on end user’s interests

Third party, persistent cookie expires after 1 year.

AS

Eventbrite.ie

Event booking – Delivers content based on end user’s interests

Third party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

SS

Eventbrite.ie

Event booking – Delivers content based on end user’s interests

Third party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

SP

Eventbrite.ie

Event booking – Delivers content based on end user’s interests

Third party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

G

Eventbrite.ie

Event booking – Delivers content based on end user’s interests

Third party, persistent cookie expires after 1 year.

YSC

Youtube.com

Tracks views of embedded videos

Third party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

Visitor_Info1_Live

Youtube.com

Unique identifier to track video views

Third Party, persistent cookie expires after 180 days

Functional Cookies

Name of Cookie

Domain

Purpose

Cookie Type and Duration

_Stripe_mid

Stripe.com

Fraud prevention

Third party, persistent cookie expires after 1 year

_Stripe_sid

Stripe.com

Fraud prevention

Third party persistent cookie expires after 30 minutes

woocommerce_ch_hash

Platodublin.ie

Helps determine when shopping cart contents are changed

First-party, session cookie expires after you leave your browser

Eblang

Eventbrite

Stores names and addresses for website functionality only

Third party, persistent cookie expires after 1 year

Do I have to agree to the websites use of cookies? 

No. If you do not consent to our use of cookies, you can set your browser settings to reject cookies. These settings are usually found in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your web browser. You can find more details about how to control cookies here Alternatively, you can use the “Help” option in your web browser get more details. Some of the features of our website may not work or will be curtailed from working effectively without cookies. As a result, changing your browser settings to reject cookies may have a negative impact on your ability to use our website.

If you use our website with your web browser set to accept cookies, you consent to our use of cookies as described in this cookies policy. If you do not accept our use of cookies, you should either (a) immediately stop using our services or (b) use the settings described above to reject cookies. To withdraw your consent to our use of cookies, you should either (a) cease using our website or (b) delete our cookies using your web browser’s settings and set your browser to reject future cookies. You can find out more about deleting and blocking cookies here and using your web browser’s “Help” option.

Security

We take our security responsibilities seriously, employing the most appropriate physical and technical measures. We review our security policy regularly.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This legal policy and all issues regarding this website are governed exclusively by Irish law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.

General

Delay or failure on our part in enforcing any of our rights shall not constitute a waiver by us of our rights and remedies. If any part of this Privacy Policy is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity or enforceability of the remainder will not be affected.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this policy, our practices relating to the website or your dealing with the website you can contact us at [email protected].

Changes to this policy

We may revise this policy on occasion. This privacy policy was last updated 23 September 2020.

Prepared by Ambit Compliance.