Macra na Feirme Privacy Policy

Macra na Feirme is currently updating its Privacy Policy to comply with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which comes into effect on the 25th of May 2018. Below is our current Privacy Policy.

Privacy Statement

Macra na Feirme fully respects your right to privacy as outlined under the Data Protection Act, 1988 and the Data Protection Amendment Act, 2003.

Any personal information provided to Macra na Feirme via our registration process will not be provided to third parties or used in ways not in keeping with the delivery of information related to Macra na Feirme or general functions of the website.

We collect some information about our users:

  • to enhance our service to indiviual users
  • to improve the performance of the website


This website uses "cookies". A cookie is a little piece of data stored by the browser on the hard drive of your computer, at the request of our server. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. On revisiting Macra na Feirme our computer server will recognise the cookie, giving us information about your last visit. We may use cookies (including flash cookies) to deliver content specific to your interests and to save your personal preferences so you do not have to re-enter them each time you connect to the Macra na Feirme Website - our cookies are not available to other websites. Cookies help us to improve Macra na Feirme and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us to estimate our audience size and usage pattern; to store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise Macra na Feirme according to your individual interests; and to speed up your use of the Macra na Feirme service and searches. You are always free to decline our cookies, if your browser permits, by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. You are always free to ask your browser to indicate when a cookie is being sent. You can also delete cookie files from your computer at your discretion. Note that if you decline our cookies or ask for notification each time a cookie is being sent, this may affect your use of the Macra na Feirme. For information on how to control your cookies go to