Privacy Statement

Collection and Use of Information collects two types of information on this website: personal data and non-personal data.

Personal Data

When you are registered as an administrator of this website, we store your name, email address and user role. We store this information so we can determine what rights you have to make certain changes to the website. Only designated staff members may be administrators of this website. We will not divulge your customer information to a third party unless we have received customer authorisation OR we are required to do so by law.

Non-personal Data

Non-personal data include cookies that anonymously measure activity on Non-personal data are not linked to an individual user. The data collected include the user IP (Internet Protocol) address, domain name, browser type, operating system, and information such as the web site that referred the user to us, the files the user downloaded, the pages the user visited, and the dates/times of those visits.


What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of information which is transferred to your computer’s hard disk from a website. Cookies can store information about your preferences and other information which you need when you visit the website. Cookies are not used to identify a visitor’s personal identity.

How do we use cookies on this website?

Cookies are used on in two ways:

Content Management System

Cookies are used as part of the software used to manage and update our website content. The information gathered is not retained and the cookie is deleted when the browser is closed.

Google Analytics

Cookies are used to collect information in an anonymous form about how visitors use the site – they do not record personal information. The cookies collect information including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. This information helps us to improve the user experience. Further details on the use of cookies by Google Analytics, and on how to opt out, can be found at:

Links to External Websites


When you make a donation on this website, you do so on a screen which is embedded on this website but is hosted by  Please refer to the privacy policy for information about any personal data they may hold.  The privacy policy can be viewed here.


Where you see video content on this website, the videos are hosted by or and are embedded in this website. and collect statistical information relating to the number of views a video gets, the device on which the video was viewed, the location of the viewer as well as other information that does not identify you.

The Privacy Policy is incorporated in the Google Privacy Policy which can be found here

The privacy policy can be viewed here


Saint Joseph’s Shankill reserves the right to amend this privacy statement at any time; you should regularly check this privacy statement for any amendments.