This policy relates to our privacy practices in connection with the website www.coolplanetexperience.org.
The Cool Planet Experience and consequently this website is operated by the Centre for Climate Change with its registered office in Powerscourt House, Enniskerry, Wicklow, Ireland a company incorporated & registered in Ireland with a company registration no of 566006 & charity no 20105235. You can contact us at this address or by using any of the contact information provided at the end of this statement.
About Our Cookies Policy
As a data controller, we respect your privacy and are committed to handling your personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 (the “Acts”) and all other applicable legislation and regulations.
Collection of Your Personal Information
Your personal information is not collected if you only browse our website.
We and/or our third party service providers may collect your personal information:
(a) directly from you.
(b) when you log in using your visitor ID to view your carbon footprint.
(c) when you book online via our website.
(d) when you enter a competition promoted by us.
(e) where you seek employment with us.
(f) from other sources.
The information collected may include your name, mailing or residential address, telephone number, email address and other transaction and registration details.
If you choose not to provide us with your personal information, we may not be able to provide the information, goods or the service you may require, or to fulfil one or more other purposes of collection of your personal information.
We do not collect your credit card or banking details as online payments are handled by Bank of Ireland. Please check the https://www.boipa.com/ website for details of their privacy policies and security measures.
Cookies may record information about your visit, including the type of browser and operating system you use, the previous site you visited, your server’s IP address, the pages you access and the information downloaded by you. While this anonymous statistical data may be aggregated and used in broader statistical analysis by us and our web monitoring service provider to improve our services, at no time can we personally identify you as the source of that data.
Types of Cookies Used on our Website
- Strictly or technically necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website and to use a shopping basket. Please note that these cookies do not gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet. Session cookies expire after a short time or when you close your web browser. We use the “persistent” and “session” cookies for purchases conducted through our website only. These cookies do not track any other user information.
- Analytical/performance cookies: They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. This information is gathered anonymously - it does NOT enable us to identify who you are..
- Functionality cookies: These are used to recognise you when you return to our Website. The authentication plugin we use on our website uses a session cookie to authenticate your login and remember your settings.
Changes to this Policy
This statement was last modified 5th December 2017