This statement relates to our privacy practices in connection with this website. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites that are linked to this website.
Irish Radio Transmitters Society (IRTS) respects your right to privacy. Any personal information which you volunteer on this website will be treated with appropriate standards of security and confidentiality and in accordance with the Data Protection Acts, 1988 & 2003.
Collection and use of Personal Information
If you send us personal information, for example in an e-mail, a Membership or Examination application form, or a Direct Debit Mandate, we will only use that information in line with the purpose for which you provided it. We will pass your details to another agency only if it is required by law or if that agency is relevant to the details you provided.
Name and address details of amateur radio licensees are published in printed and online call books unless the licence holder has indicated otherwise to ComReg or to IRTS. Name and address details of short wave listener (i.e. unlicensed) members of IRTS are published in printed and online call books unless the member indicates otherwise to the society.
Collection and use of Technical Information
Our Internet Service Provider collects technical details of site visits such as:
- the IP address of the visitor’s web client
- the top-level domain name used (for example .ie, .com, .org, .net)
- the previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used
- the type of web browser used by the website visitor.
This information is for statistical purposes only and none of it will be used to identify individual site visitors unless required to do so by law.
Online payments are handled by PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., see the PayPal website for details of their privacy and security practices.
Updating, Verifying and Deleting Personal Data
If, after supplying personal information, you require a copy of it or you wish to discuss, correct or delete it, you may contact the society, details here.