Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy statement sets out how The Competition Club Limited will comply with European Union Data Protection (EUDP) requirement as well as the guidelines set out in the GDPR documents. This applies to the entire website. Any changes to these policies will be posted on this website.

We have structured our website so that, in general, so that you can visit The Competition Club by the internet and without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Once you choose to provide us with any information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement & will not be issued to a 3rd party .

For your protection, we are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

When using our services we will collect:

  • Your name,
  • Address & Post code
  • Additional contact information.

We may also ask you to provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experiences with our services in order to provide you with further correspondence about our services.

  1. Some pages use cookies, a data analysis technique.
  2. Contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
  3. Demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;
  4. Financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;
  5. IP address (automatically collected);
  6. Web browser type and version (automatically collected);
  7. Operating system (automatically collected);

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • Subscription based service
  • Providing a more efficient service to our users

We may use the information to improve our services.

We may periodically send promotional e-mail about new services or other information which we think you may find interesting using the e-mail address which you have provided when you registered as a user on this site.

Cookie & Refund Policy

Within this section we provide and outline of the Cookie & Refund Policy in which The Competition Club abide by for all competitions, accessible from www.thecompetitionclub.ie

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies please see the following link – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

Account related cookies

When you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the sign-up process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out, however, in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when returning after being logged out.

Email newsletter related cookies

The Competition Club offers a weekly & monthly newsletter for all our email subscribers and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

Form related cookies

When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.