Ireland Reaching Out values the trust of all individuals and organisations with whom it interacts and we recognise that maintaining this trust requires us to be transparent and accountable in upholding the confidentiality of the personal information that you choose to share with us. This privacy policy statement outlines the principles that the Ireland Reaching Programme team applies in order to ensure the integrity of your personal information.

We are committed to respecting the privacy of our volunteers, registered users and all other contacts. We have developed this privacy policy to ensure that all information pertaining to Ireland Reaching Out constituents and members of the public availing of our services online and in print, will not be shared with any third parties and that we are compliant with the rules set forth in the Irish Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003. Occasionally we may send you information about our activities, including meetings, progress and feedback. Requests to be removed from contact lists will be respected and acted on immediately by us.

Information Collected and How it is Used
Ireland Reaching Out collects and maintains basic contact details and/or event registration information concerning genealogical family trees, additional information you wish to share by way of comments and suggestions and your requests to receive updates. Ireland Reaching Out does not collect any personal information from visitors to its website other than information that is knowingly and willingly given.

Information collected is stored on our own database that is in compliance with the security regulations set forth in the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.

Ireland Reaching Out will not sell, rent, or lease your personal information to other organisations. We assure you that the identity of all our users will be kept confidential. Use of information will be limited to internal purposes and only to further the Ireland Reaching Out mission to reunite the Irish Diaspora.

For more information or to request a change to your contact details, please feel free to contact Ireland Reaching Out
at 00353 (0) 910842 013 or email

For more information regarding the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 visit

Protecting People's Privacy © Tourism Ireland