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This website is owned and maintained by Sternforth Limited trading as Web World Ireland ( Our postal address is: Unit B15, South City Business Park, Whitestown Way, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

General Statement
This privacy statement outlines what information collects when you use our website (*, how we use this information, and how we protect it. Any personal information which you transmit to us in the course of using we will use solely in accordance with this statement.

Your Privacy
We fully respect your right to privacy and are committed to protecting it. Any Personal Information which you submit via our websites will be treated in accordance with GDRP (General Data Protection Regulation). We collect personal information only if you choose to share it with us.

What personal data does Web World collect from clients?
We collect the following information from all clients:

- Full Name
- Company Trading Name
- Full Address
- Email Address
- Eircode
- Phone Number
- Mobile Number
- Vat Number
- Company Registration Number
- IP address
- Credit Card or Paypal Details
- The type of browser and operating system

Data Retention
We keep your personal data for as long as you hold an account with us, should you want to close your account, please contact and we will anonymise all personal data attached to your account. However, please be aware that in certain cases regulatory or legal obligations may prevent Web World from completely deleting your personal data. For example, we are required to keep every invoice we issue for up to ten (10) years. We do not keep data for closed clients after that period.

Cookies uses temporary session cookies which enable a user's web browser to remember which pages on they have already visited.

What do we do with data we collect?
Personal data you transmit to us when using the website will be used for the following purposes:

1) To provide you with the goods or services you have ordered.
2) If required, to contact you in connection with your order(s) or request(s).

Disclosure of personal information to third-parties

- We may disclose personal information to third-parties in good faith if the third-party is required to fulfill your order.

- We may disclose personal information if compelled by law to do so;

- We will not otherwise disclose, sell or distribute your personal information to any third party without your permission.

Anonymous and aggregated data
We may aggregate data in an anonymous manner for disclosure to advertisers or business associates for promotion and marketing purposes. By way of example, we may disclose to an advertiser the number of unique visitors in a daily period or the percentage age groups of our customers. No personally identifiable information will be disclosed.

Sale of the business
We reserve the right to transfer information (including your personal data) to a third-party in the event of a sale, merger, liquidation, receivership or transfer of all or substantially all of the assets of our company provided that the third party agrees to adhere to the terms of the website privacy policy and provided that the third-party only uses your personal data for the purposes that you provided it to us. You will be notified in the event of any such transfer and you will be afforded an opportunity to opt-out.

Controlling your personal information
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you or rectify any personal information which is incorrect or incomplete under the General Data Protection Regulation.

If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email us at

Please note that to protect your privacy we may require further information to verify your identity.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible at We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. You may also use our client area to update your conact information.

If someone else has posted your personal information on without your permission and you would like it removed please contact us at

Our Services are not directed to persons under 14. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 14. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with personal information without such parent or guardians consent, he or she should contact us. If we become aware that a child under 14 has provided us with personal information, we will delete such information from our files.

The European data protection authorities have expressed concern over the unlimited publication of personal data of domain name registrants in the WHOIS. To ensure our WHOIS output is compliant with the GDPR we will mask the WHOIS output for that domain name with placeholder details in place of the users personal information.

Last updated by Dave Geoghegan - 24/05/2018

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