Cookies policy

We explain our cookies policy and what it means for you

Tourism Ireland respects your privacy and, in addition to our Cookies Policy below, you are encouraged to read our Privacy Statement.

Contact us

Tourism Ireland,
5th Floor Bishop's Square,
Redmond's Hill,
Dublin 2,
Ireland

T: +353 1 476 3400
F: +353 1 476 3666
E: corporate.dublin@tourismireland.com

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a text-only file that is placed on your computer by another computer on the internet to enable that computer to know when you are visiting a particular web site. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.aboutcookies.org or http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

Why do we use them?

Cookies enable us to monitor the number of people visiting our site and to store their preferences to improve their experience of our website.

What cookies does Tourism Ireland use?

Tourism Ireland uses two types of cookies: - Functional cookies and Marketing cookies.

Functional cookies:
These are our web analytics, social integration and website session cookies. You must accept these in order to use our site.

We use Google Analytics for web analytics tracking and have enabled the code modification that supports Display Advertising and Google Analytics Demographics &  Interest Reporting. This enables us to  use the non-personally identifiable information in these reports to validate our market research into audience segmentation and to improve our marketing strategy. You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads settings or by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

Marketing cookies:
These are 3rd party cookies that are used to assess the impact of our online advertising activity.

Access to your information we hold on you

If you wish to query the information we hold on you, inform us about how we should treat that information or request the deletion of that information, contact us in writing at:

Data Protection Officer,
Tourism Ireland,
5th Floor Bishop's Square,
Redmond's Hill,
Dublin 2,
Ireland