Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies - small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers


Cookies and web analytics

We use Google Analytics to track user engagement and usage on our website.   The cookies allow us to understand general traffic to our website for example number of visitors and length of time on site. This process does collect data, but in an anonymous form, to help us make improvements, develop the website and enhance the user experience.  For further information on Google’s Privacy Policy please visit the link and

The password used by parishes to access the secure area of the diocesan website is generic and therefore cannot be linked back to any one parish or individual.

Further Information and Contact Details

Further information on your data privacy rights is available on the website of the Data Protection Commissioner

If you have any questions relating to the processing of personal data on this website please email or contact the Data Protection Leader, Holy Cross Diocesan Centre, Clonliffe Road, Dublin 3, D09 P2E7.