Terms and Conditions
Your use of this website is governed by these terms and conditions.
Please take a few minutes to review these Terms and Conditions. In consideration of your use of www.alittlepieceofireland.com, and the promises and obligations herein, and intending to be legally bound, your use of this website constitutes your agreement to follow these rules and to be bound by them. If you do not agree with any of these Terms and Conditions, do not use the alittlepieceofireland.com website.
The alittlepieceofireland.com website is owned and operated by A Little Piece of Ireland.
Registration No. 672672 under the Registration of Business Names Act 1963.
The mailing address for the alittlepieceofireland.com website is:
A Little Piece of Ireland
Johnstown Business Centre,
Co Kildare, Ireland
Contact Time: 9am – 5pm GMT Monday to Friday
Your Personal Data
We may collect and process the following data about you:
- your name;
- your phone number;
- your email address;
- your address;
- your payment details
- information that you provide by filling in forms on our Site;
- the time and date of your visit;
- your IP address;
- your browser type; and
- your referring URL
We use this information to understand how visitors use our website (see further below on Cookies) and to improve how it operates, to send marketing information where visitors sign up to our newsletter and to process orders, payments and delivery of goods for customers.
Unless purchasing a product or service the provision of your Data is not a statutory or contractual requirement and you may refuse to disclose same.
Cookies Used on the Site
You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=en-GB
Your consent to Cookies
By using this Site, you agree that we can store and access the above cookies on your device.
Your browser may allow you to set how it handles cookies, such as declining all cookies or prompting you on whether to accept each cookie. But please note that some parts of the Site may not work as intended or may not work at all without cookies.
Transfers of Your Data
Your personal data will NOT BE transferred. The only data which “may” be transferred would be encrypted data regarding payment information and this would be managed solely by the payment processor Stripe.
Information is sent to Stripe from businesses via the internet and they connect to financial institutions with whom they are fully certified and approved.
All information when in transit via the internet is encrypted (128bit SSL) to ensure confidentiality of sensitive data.
How long we keep your data for
Data collected for marketing purposes with respect to the operation of our website are retained for 2 years. If you have consented to marketing by signing up to our newsletter we will retain your email address for as long as you remain subscribed. You can unsubscribe by clicking the relevant link on any marketing communication/newsletter sent to you or contacting us at any time to ask us to remove you from the database.
Transactional data is retained for 7 years from date of sale period because of a legal requirement on our part from revenue
Your Data Rights
You may request access to, rectification, erasure or restriction of your Data, or object to the processing of your Data or Data portability at any time. We will respond to your request in writing by email, or orally if requested, as soon as practicable and in any event within one month of receipt of your request.
We may request proof of identification to verify your request. All requests should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Our ability to carry out the request will depend on the legal basis of the data.
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Commissioner if you are unhappy with how we are processing your Data. www.dataprotection.ie
All of the content you see and hear on the alittlepieceofireland.com website, including, for example, all of the page headers, images, illustrations, graphics, audio clips, video clips and text are subject to trademark, service mark, copyright and/or other intellectual property rights or licences held by one of its affiliates or by third parties who have licensed their materials to A Little Piece of Ireland.
The entire content of the alittlepieceofireland.com website is copyrighted as a collective work under copyright laws, and a little piece of Ireland owns a copyright in the selection, co-ordination, arrangement and enhancement of the content. A Little Piece of Ireland has carried out specific enhancement and other qualitative techniques and processes in ensuring images of appropriate dimensions, file size and quality. No part, segment or piece of any photographic image or data, no matter how small, may be used or merged in connection with other images or artwork so as to create a new image.
You may download, print and store selected portions of the content, provided (1) no specific restrictions are displayed, (2) you only use these copies of the content for your own personal, non-commercial use, (3) do not copy or post the content on any network computer or broadcast the content in any media, and (4) do not modify or alter the content in any way, or delete or change any copyright or trademark notice.
No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading. A Little Piece of Ireland reserves complete title and full intellectual property rights in any content you download from this website. You may not copy, download, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute, transmit, transfer or create derivative works from the content without first obtaining written permission from A Little Piece of Ireland.
The user shall indemnify and keep fully indemnified from and against all actions, proceedings, claims, demands, costs (including any legal costs or expenses properly incurred and any compensation costs and disbursements paid by the user on the advice of their legal advisors to compromise or settle any claim), awards or damages arising directly or indirectly as a result of any breach by the user of the user’s undertakings, warranties or obligations under the above conditions.
Prices, Orders and Correction of Errors
Prices displayed on the alittlepieceofireland.com website may be quoted in a range of currencies. A Little Piece of Ireland may restrict delivery to addresses within certain geographical areas, as specified from time to time.
Shipments outside of Europe may be liable for duties. Please check with your countries customs for details.
A Little Piece of Ireland reserves the right without prior notice to discontinue or change specifications and prices on products and services offered on the alittlepieceofireland.com website without incurring any obligation to you.
The receipt by you of an order confirmation constitutes A Little Piece of Ireland’s acceptance of an order. Prior to A Little Piece of Ireland’s acceptance of an order, verification of information may be required. A Little Piece of Ireland reserves the right after receipt of your order to accept or decline your order, or any portion thereof. A Little Piece of Ireland reserves the right to limit the order quantity on any item and to refuse service to any customer before accepting an order by sending an order confirmation.
In the event that a product or service is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical error, A Little Piece of Ireland shall have the right to refuse or cancel orders placed for the product listed at the incorrect price, regardless of whether the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, A Little Piece of Ireland shall promptly issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
Errors made by users of the alittlepieceofireland.com website are not included and A Little Piece of Ireland has ensured that users can identify and correct any input errors made by them prior to placing an order.
A Little Piece of Ireland use Stripe as our payment gateway and accept all major credit cards.
In general, credit card orders will only be shipped to an address on file with the credit card company. However, we will consider shipping to an alternate address as long as our security procedures are met. For security purposes, A Little Piece of Ireland may request additional documentation (such as drivers license, photocopy of credit card, etc) on some transactions.
The A Little Piece of Ireland payment pages use encryption technology to provide security of payments. SSL (Secure Socket Layer) transactions can take advantage of encryption technology. A Little Piece of Ireland has taken precautions to ensure the security and confidentiality of the customers’ transaction and cannot guarantee beyond this. The user agrees that the payment information provided may be held by A Little Piece of Ireland and may only be given to payment partners (such as a bank) and only to any other party with the users express permission (save where the laws of the citizenship, domicile or residence of the user prohibit such information).
In general, A Little Piece of Ireland does not collect, store, use or disclose personally identifying information except in very specific instances, such as, for example, when you subscribe to our newsletter updates or have had multiple previous communications with A Little Piece of Ireland. Whenever we collect such information, you will have a choice regarding whether to provide it, how it will be used, and to whom it will be disclosed, mindful of statutory and legal obligations on our part.
You may also use the above contact information if you think any information about you is inaccurate, incomplete, or if you want to change the sort of information about you that A Little Piece of Ireland may have collected from you.
Like most websites, we use some cookies.
Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They’re used for many things, such as remembering whether you’ve visited the site before, so that you remain logged in – or to help us work out how many visitors we get on the site over a given period of time. These cookies contain information about the use of your computer but they don’t include personal information about you .
Controlling your cookies
Managing cookies in your browser
Most current browsers allow you:
- Block third party cookies.
- Block cookies from particular sites.
- See what cookies you’ve got and delete them on an individual basis.
- Block all cookies from being set.
- Delete all cookies when you close your browser.
You should be aware that you will lose any preferences if you delete cookies, which includes where you have opted out from cookies (as this requires an opt-out cookie to be set). In addition if you block cookies completely many websites will not work properly and some functionality on these websites will not work at all. We do not recommend turning cookies off when using our website.