Date Policy approved: 27 April 2022
Policy to be reviewed: April 2025
What is a cookie?
A ‘cookie’ is a small piece of data (text file) that a website gathers about people when they visit it. It’s a way for a website to remember data about you like:
- whether you have viewed our cookie banner so we won’t show it to you again.
What data do we gather from you?
When you visit our website, we do not gather personal data about you. We only gather technical data from you, like:
- the Internet address (or IP address) of the device you used to access our website;
- whether you reached our website using a search engine like Google;
- whether you reached our website by clicking a link on another website or somewhere else like an ezine;
- the type of web browser you used; and
- the type of device you used to access our website.
How do we use this data?
We use technical data for administrative and statistical purposes as well as to help us to improve our website. For example, this data tells us how many people visited our website every year and what pages were the most popular. This technical data does not provide us with the personal data of visitors to our website.
Your privacy and how you can manage Cookies
When you visit our website, you can choose whether you wish to accept our cookies or not.
The first time you visit our website, an announcement will pop-up that will ask you if you want to accept or change our cookies. You can click on the different cookies and change them to either ‘active’ or ‘inactive’. If you make some cookies inactive it may impact your experience of our website and the services we are able to offer. For example, you may not be able to view some of our videos.
We will record your cookie choices for 6 months. After this time you will be asked again if you want to accept or change the cookies.
You can change your cookie preferences anytime on our website. All you have to do is click on the Cookie icon and change cookies to either ‘active’ or ‘inactive’.
This is the Manage Cookie Settings icon and you can also click on the Manage Cookie Settings button below.
Cookies on www.nala.ie
Right to complain
If you require any further information, you can contact us using the contact details below.
Our contact details:
National Adult Literacy Agency
Dublin D06 YF65
Phone: 01- 412 7900
If you are not satisfied with our use of your personal data or our response to any requests by you to exercise any of your rights, then you have the right to complain to the Data Protection commission. See below contact details,
Data Protection Commissioner
21 Fitzwilliam Square South