1. What is a website ‘Cookie’?

Cookies are small pieces of data that are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit our website. We use them for the following reasons:

1.1. Remember information about you, so you don’t have to give it to us again.

1.2. Help us understand how people are using our website, so we can make it better.

2. What type of Cookies we use and why?

2.1. It is worth noting that when you first visit this website, you will see a message informing you about cookies. If you click the ‘Close Notice’ button, a cookie will be set which records your preference.

2.2. Functional Cookies: These cookies are set by our website and only our website can read or use them. They are used to provide services such as watching a video or commenting on a blog post. Other examples include cookies that keep track of your progress when completing our online forms such as ‘Contact Us’.

2.3. Third-party Cookies: These cookies are set by someone other than Acacia Facilities Management and our website. Some of our website pages (for example News & Insights) may contain content from other websites like YouTube, Vimeo, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter who may set their own cookies. You should also know that if you share a link to one of our website pages, the service you share it on (for example, Twitter) may set a cookie on your browser and we have no control over this or third-party cookies. We use third party cookies for Google AnalyticsGoogle AdsFacebookIntercom and Stripe. Please also see ‘Performance Cookies’.

2.4. Session Cookies: These cookies only last as long as you’re on our website and disappear from your computer or device when you close your browser. WordPress uses these Cookies to determine if you are a logged-in user or not.

2.5. Performance Cookies: We use cookies to help us measure the number of visits, average time spent, page views, and other statistics relating to our website. We use Cookies to recognise you on subsequent visits. We will not attempt to personally identify visitors from their IP addresses. All our website performance tracking is carried out using Google Analytics. Users may opt-out of Google Universal Analytics use of cookies by visiting the Google Universal Analytics opt-out page.

3. What do I need to know about Security and Cookies?

3.1. The Cookies we place on your device do not collect personal data. They are used purely for performance and interaction purposes only.

3.2. Cookies do not compromise the security of your computer.

4. How do I disable Cookies if I wish?

4.1. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site.

4.2. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

4.3. For more information about how to manage cookies, including opting-out of different types of cookies please visit: www.aboutcookies.org.

If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact us at contactus@acacia.ie or phone us on +353 (0)1 6856810. We endeavour to respond within 10-working days.

This policy was last reviewed on 21-05-2018 and will reviewed and updated on 21-05-2019. Finally you may be interested to review our policy on Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.