Privacy Policy

This section explains how Culture Ireland will use information we gather about you from your visit to our website.

Culture Ireland operates within The Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and is bound by its Data Protection Policy.

Personal Information

We fully respect your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission.

The information that you may provide on this website will be used only for its stated purpose. By sending us an e-mail, you may be sending us personal information such as your name, address and e-mail address. We may store these details in order to respond to your request or otherwise resolve the subject matter of the e-mail.

We will make no attempt to identify individual visitors, or to associate technical details with any individual nor will we disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party, unless obliged to do so by a rule of law.


”Cookies” are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site.

Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies or to customise your settings. To find out how to do this, see the ‘Help’ menu on your browser. Please note that if you turn off cookies or change your settings, some features of the website may not work correctly.

Cookies on are used to anonymously gather user statistics and protect against malicious attack, they do not contain personal information from which you can be identified.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.