This statement relates to the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association’s (IPHA) privacy practices in connection with this website. The IPHA is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such.

General statement

IPHA fully respects your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. Any information which you volunteer to the IPHA will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.

Collection and use of personal information

IPHA does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you send us by email. Any information which you provide in this way is not made available to any third parties. We do not pass on any of you personal information when dealing with your enquiry, unless you have given us permission to do so.


What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in your web browser while you are browsing a website.

How do we use them?

We use three different types of cookies:

  1. Strictly Necessary Cookies. These are essential to enable navigation around our website and use its features. Without these, we would be unable to provide you with certain features.
  2. Functionality Cookies allow our website to remember choices you have made and helps to provide an enhanced, more personal experience on our website.
  3. Performance Cookies help us improve our website and our online services. These cookies gather information about how our site is used, including which pages you visit most often. These cookies are anonymous, which means that they won’t collect information which identifies you.

Managing and deleting cookies

You can delete cookies stored on your computer or change your privacy settings at any time via your browser settings. These browsers include;

  • Internet Explorer
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari

IPHA will assume that you agree to the placement of cookies on your device unless you specifically choose not to receive our cookies, in which case we cannot guarantee all aspects of the user experience will function optimally.

If this privacy policy changes in any way, we will place an updated version on this page. Regularly viewing this page ensures you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we will share it with other parties.