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Cookie Policy

FDC Accountants & Tax Consultants Limited, of FDC House, Wellington Road, Cork, Ireland (“us“, “we” or “our“) uses “cookies” to help improve your browsing experience of the FDC website and mobile website (the “Site“). Cookies help us remember details of your visit to the Site including, but not limited to, technical information about your visit e.g. traffic data, location data, your IP address, the previous website from which you reached us and the type of browser you use.

Accordingly, our Privacy Statement will apply to our treatment of the information we obtain via our cookies and this Cookie Policy should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Statement.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your device (e.g. your phone or your computer) for record-keeping purposes. For example, a cookie could allow the Site to recognise your browser, while another could store your preferences and other information, and let you navigate the Site effectively. Cookies can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. To find out more about cookies please see

How to manage and disable cookies?

Most web browsers give you some control over cookies through the browser settings. However, turning cookies off may interfere with your browsing experience.

For instructions on how to manage and disable cookies, see the privacy and help documentation of your specific browser’s website. If you use more devices and/or browsers you will need to disable cookies on each device and on each browser separately.

Find out how to manage and disable cookies on popular browsers:

For more information about how to manage cookies, including opting-out of different types of cookies please visit:

You can also find out more information about how to opt-out of targeting cookies by visiting:

How are they used on the Site?

This site uses 2 different types of cookie:

  • Session Cookies
  • Persistent Cookies

Session Cookies are temporary cookies that are not persistently stored on your computer or mobile device. They are used to deliver basic functions of a website while you are actively using it – for instance during a registration process. Session cookies are generally erased when you close your browser.

Persistent cookies are those placed on your computer or mobile device for a pre-determined length of time when you visit this site. This allows the site to deliver functions between browser sessions and subsequent visits. This site only places cookies that are specific to this site.

Cookies Used on the Site

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour on our website. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. This Analytics data is collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and is not tied to personally identifiable information. We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.
You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at

Share This

We use Share This to improve the user experience on the website and give them the ability to share job openings. Share This collects information via technical cookies placed on the browser, pixel tags, HTTP headers (or other communication protocols), and browser identifiers. They do not use flash cookies or other locally stored objects (LSO) that may be used to circumvent user opt-out choices. You can find more about Share This privacy policy here

Your consent to Cookies

By using this Site, you agree that we can store and access the above cookies on your device.

Your browser may allow you to set how it handles cookies, such as declining all cookies or prompting you on whether to accept each cookie. But please note that some parts of the Site may not work as intended or may not work at all without cookies.

Changes to this Cookie Policy

We can change this Cookie Policy at any time. If we make material changes to the Cookie Policy, we will let you know by posting the changed Cookie Policy on the Site.

It’s important that you review the changed Cookie Policy. If you do not wish to agree to the changed Cookie Policy, then we cannot continue to provide the Site to you, and your only option is to stop accessing the Site.

Contact Us

If you have any queries in relation to this policy or need further information about our cookie practices, please contact us at or write to us at FDC Group, FDC House, Wellington Road, Cork, Ireland.

The most effective and efficient way to contact the DPC regarding queries or complaints is by means of the webforms.

If you have a query, concern or complaint regarding a data protection matter, you can engage with the Data Protection Commission in the following ways:

  • By webform on our website
  • By telephone to our Helpdesk
  • By post.

It is important to note that the Data Protection Commission is not a public office and therefore we are not in a position to provide face-to-face meeting. If however, you are not in a position to engage with this office by the above mentioned means, please contact our Access Officer

Information on contacting the DPC concerning the EU-US Privacy Shield

Telephone+353 578 684 800
+353 761 104 800
09:15 – 17:30hrs (17.15 Friday)
Postal AddressData Protection Commission

21 Fitzwilliam Square South
Dublin 2
D02 RD28

OfficesDublin Office

21 Fitzwilliam Square South
Dublin 2
D02 RD28

Portarlington Office

Canal House
Station Road
R32 AP23 Co. Laois

Or Contact the Data Protection Representation Officer- Jessica House, Wellington Road, Cork-021)4509022


Last Updated: March 2019