Privacy Statement | Cookies | Terms of Use

Effective: 12th November 2012

Enniskerry Football Club Limited is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for, specifically:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected
  • Which organisation is collecting this information
  • How this information is used
  • Our policy on sharing this information
  • How we protect your information
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information

Enniskerry Football Club Limited (“we”) are committed to protecting your privacy and security.

Please read this Privacy Statement and our Terms of Use carefully so that you are aware of the steps we take to protect your privacy, what information we collect and how we use it now or may use it in the future.

Controllers of information

Any personal information provided to or gathered by is controlled by Enniskerry Football Club Limited.

Types of information

We retain two types of information:

Personal Information

This is data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, date of birth, address, email address, telephone number (mobile and landline). We only collect personal information that is knowingly and voluntarily given.

Non-Personal Information

Like most websites, we automatically gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to this website. The information obtained in this way is purely statistical and only used in aggregate form – it cannot be used to identify you.

Purposes for Processing

If you submit information to this website and choose to receive further information from us, we may use the information you provide us with for the following purposes:

  • we monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us to develop the design and layout of the website;
  • personal details may be for purposes such as notifying you of Enniskerry FC news, events, fixture, ticket, merchandising and player information which we think may be of interest to you; and
  • we will not put any information about you on general release nor will we disclose such information to organisations not associated with the FAI.

We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf such as delivering packages, analysing data, providing marketing assistance and designing and operating our website.

Such companies and individuals have access to your personal information for the purpose of carrying out this work only. These enterprises will not use your data for any other purpose. Under no circumstances will these enterprises use any additional data about you to which they are party for any other purposes.

Use of ‘Cookies’ by Enniskerry Football Club Limited

We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer.

We use cookies as a way to collect personal information. These are small pieces of data placed on a visitor’s hard drive to store identifying information so that, for instance, registered users don’t have to sign in every time they visit one of our sites. Visitors can change their preferences to refuse cookies.


Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website (e.g. has a Google Analytics code embedded in the website allowing the club to understand how many people visit the site, how long they stay on the site etc). Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve this website and to deliver a better and more personalised service. Some of the cookies we use are essential for this website to operate. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. 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.

The following photo is not the type of cookie we’re talking about (though we like these cookies too, especially after a training session on a cold Saturday morning in November).

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be to access all or parts of this website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit this website.

When someone visits we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting the website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

The information below explains the cookies we use and why.

Google AnalyticsPersistent1 YearCookie Name: Google Analytics _utma _utmb _utmc _utmz Cookie Purpose: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site, which we use to help improve it. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. More information on this Cookie: Click here for an overview of privacy at Google To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit
MailChimpPersistent1 YearMost 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 or Cookie Name: E-newsletter Cookie Purpose: We use a third party provider, MailChimp to deliver our monthly e-newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies including clear gifs to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice.
Search EnginePersistent1 YearMost 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 or Cookie Name: Search engine Cookie Purpose: The search engine on our website is designed to be as powerful and easy to use as the popular search engine Google. The search is made possible by a piece of hardware (a search ‘appliance’) supplied by Google that is plugged into our server and continuously indexes the content on our site. All search requests are handled by the appliance and the information is not passed on to any third party, including Google.
YouTubePersistent1 YearMost 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 or Cookie Name: YouTube cookies Cookie Purpose: We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

We use a cookie to remember whether or not you’ve accepted the cookie policy (ironic, huh?). You can delete it by clicking here.


We recognise that we have legal obligations in terms of the collection and use of personal data made available to us. This website is provided on an “AS IS” basis and we exclude all warranties or representations of any kind  with respect to this website or its contents. In particular, we do not warrant or represent that the information contained on this website is accurate or up to date. The contents of this website are designed to comply with the laws of Ireland and we cannot be held responsible for non-compliance with any local advertising or other laws in relation to this website or its contents.

Your Consent

By using our website you consent to collection and use of any information you provide to us by the FAI for the purposes described above. If we decide to change our Privacy Statement, we will post those changes on this page. We recommend you re-visit this page periodically to check for changes. We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal data including the use of encryption technology, but cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose online.  You accept the inherent security implications of sending information over the Internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent.

If you are under the age of 18 you may register on the website to receive newsletters and other information but only with parental or guardian consent.

If you do not wish to receive information about our products and services, or about services offered jointly with or on behalf of other organisations, you can decline the opportunity during registration.

You can request a copy of the personal information we possess and have any inaccuracies corrected. We may make a charge of €6.35 for providing such information to you. We will request proof of identity before processing such a request. Please make any requests for information to the Secretary, Enniskerry Football Club Limited.

Disclosing Personal information

We may provide non-personal data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of this website. We will disclose your personal data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order or other statutory or legal requirement. Otherwise we will not disclose personal data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure or unless the third party requires such personal data to operate this website (in such circumstances, the third party is bound by similar data protection requirements). The third parties to whom we may allow access to your personal data include our service providers which require to process such personal data in order to operate this website.

Changes to Privacy Statement

We may change this Privacy Statement from time to time by posting revisions on this website. Each time you enter this website you agree that the current version of the Privacy Statement current at that time shall apply to all data we hold about you.

If you have any queries or concerns about the privacy of your information, or how we use your information, please contact the Secretary of Enniskerry Football Club Limited.

Terms of Use

Your access to and use of this website is subject to these terms, the website Privacy Statement, the website copyright and any other terms contained on this web site

(“Terms of Use”), whether or not you become a member of this website.

1) What you must do

1.1 You must use this website in a responsible manner.

1.2 If you are under 18 years of age, you must obtain a parent/guardian’s consent prior to using this website.

2) What you must not do

2.1 You must not:

(a) use this website for any activities or post or transmit to or via this website any information or materials which breach any laws or regulations, infringe a third party’s rights, or are contrary to any relevant standards or codes;

(b) use this website in a way or post to or transmit to or via this website any material which interferes with other users or defames, harasses, threatens, menaces, offends or restricts any person or which inhibits any other user from using or enjoying this website;

(c)  make any fraudulent or speculative enquiries, bookings, reservations or requests using this website;

(d) use another’s name, username or password without permission;

(e) post, or transmit via this website, any obscene, indecent, inflammatory or pornographic material or material that could give rise to civil or criminal proceedings;

(f) tamper with, hinder the operation of or make unauthorised modifications to this website;

(g) knowingly transmit any virus or other disabling feature to this website; and

(h) attempt any of the above acts or permit another person to do any of the above acts.

3) Third party content

3.1 Much of the information or advertising related to products, services provided on this website are the products, services and information of parties other than the FAI or Enniskerry Football Club Limited (“third parties”).

3.2 The third party products, services and information are not provided or endorsed by us and your legal relationship is with the third party supplier.

3.3       We have not checked the accuracy or completeness of the information or the suitability or quality of the information, products and services of the third parties. You must make your own enquiries with the relevant third party supplier direct before relying on the third party information or entering into a transaction in relation to the third party products and services supplied via this website. You should check with the third party supplier whether there are additional charges and terms which may apply.

3.4       We may receive fees and/or commissions from third parties for goods and services of such third parties displayed or made available on this website or accessible through a hyperlink on this website. You acknowledge and consent to us receiving the fees.

4) Prices and products and services are subject to change

4.1 All prices displayed and products and services offered to be supplied on this website are subject tochange without notice.

 5) Security

5.1       Forsecurity reasons we may require you tore-authenticate yourself from time to time, for example after a period of inactivity on the connection between your browser and the website servers. We are not responsible for any informationyou may lose if the website servers terminate your browser session due to prolonged periods of inactivity between your browser and the website servers.

6) Indemnity

6.1       You indemnify us and our officers, employees, agents and related bodies corporate from and against all actions, claims, suits, demands, damages, liabilities, costs or expenses arising out of or in any way connected to the use of this website by you or someone using your name and password.

7) Use of your information and material

7.1       When you send us any feedback, suggestions, ideas or other materials in relation to or via this website, you agree that we can use, reproduce, publish, modify, adapt and transmit them to others free of charge and without restriction, subject to our obligations in our Privacy Statement.