Privacy Statement


General Statement
Junior Achievement Ireland (JAI) fully respects a user’s right to privacy. When accessing a user can be assured of the highest possible standards of security and confidentiality. Any personal information a user offers while accessing will only be processed in accordance with this Privacy Statement; the JAI Data Protection Policy; the 1988 and 2003 Data Protection Acts; and the 2018 General Data Protection Regulation. The following outlines the information-gathering practices utilised by

Personal Information
When browsing no personal information is revealed to JAI. Any personal information requested from users while accessing will only be used for the purpose for which it has been provided for. It should be noted that accessing does, however, make some statistical information relating to user usage available to JAI.

Statistical Information
When accessing, information relating to web usage is revealed to JAI. This is information of a non-personal / statistical nature viz.:

  1. The logical address of the server (.ie, .com, etc.) a user has used;
  2. The date and time is accessed;
  3. The pages accessed and the documents downloaded.

The above statistical information allows JAI to ascertain how many users are visiting and which sections/ information are most and/or least used. These data are used to consider possible improvements relating to the design, layout, and information specifications of

Cookies uses “cookie” technology. A cookie is a data or text file stored by the browser on a user’s computer after visiting a website. Cookies do not identify an individual user, just the computer being used.

Disabling Cookies
A user can customise settings on their computer so that cookies will be declined or a browser will be asked to indicate when a cookie is being sent. A user can also delete cookie files from their computer at any time. The links below provide information on how to manage cookies:

It should be noted that turning off cookies or changing settings, may disable some features/ functions on

Links to external sites
Articles on may occasionally include some useful links to other third party sites. It should be noted that once a user clicks out of onto another site, a user will be no longer be subject to JAI’s privacy policy.

Notification of changes to this statement
JAI reserves the right to amend this statement at any future date and will post any substantive changes at this location on

Irish Data Protection Commissioner
Information on data privacy rights is available at the Data Protection Commissioner’s website:

Contact details
JAI can be contacted at the address below for queries relating to this Privacy Statement:

 Junior Achievement Ireland, Homestead, Sandyford Road, Dublin 16 or [email protected]