Privacy Policy

Acceptance of Privacy Policy

By using the Cruise Dublin site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree with any aspect of this policy, your only remedy is to discontinue your use of the website. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Therefore, each time you use this website you will be bound by the current Privacy Policy and you should review it each time you use the website to satisfy your acceptance of any changes.

Information we collect

Our aim is to continuously improve your experience of our digital channels. We use cookies to improve your customer experience of our service and online applications.
You can access and browse our website without disclosing your personal information to us.

If you are just surfing and reading information on the website, as any other website we do collect and store the following anonymous information about your visit:

The IP address associated with your connection when you were visiting the website;
The operating system and the browser you used when visiting the website;
The URL that referred you to the website;
The date and time and duration of your visit; and
The URLs of the pages you visit on the website.
We may use this anonymous information for statistical reasons and we may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to personal identification information with third parties to help us better understand how people use our website and their interest in our services.

Your Personal Identification Information

We do not automatically log personal identification information when you use and interact with this website. We do not link information automatically logged by other means with personal identification information about specific individuals who use and interact with this website. We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.

However, you may chose to disclose personal information by various methods on this website which include but are not limited to any contact forms or when you complete an on-line survey. This personal information may be used to identify you as an individual only.

If you supply us with personal identification information we will use that information for the purpose of providing you with the service or information that you requested.

You consent to us

Using your personal information to recommend other services to you or provide you with other information that we believe may be relevant to you; and
Disclosing your personal information to third parties who are assisting us to provide services or information to our customers or to better understand our customer needs.
We may also be required by law to disclose your personal information to authorities in some circumstances. We will only do this if it is permitted and required under the laws of the Republic of Ireland.


Cookies are used to monitor website traffic and enhance your experience of our website. Cookies are pieces of data which your computer, mobile or tablet device downloads when you visit a website. Cookies are used to keep track of your preferences and to recognise return visitors.

You can set your web browser to refuse cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of this website may not function as intended.


Some of the pages on our websites may contain hypertext links to websites not maintained by Dublin Port Company You are reminded that different terms and conditions of use will apply as a user of such websites. In addition, such websites may not attain the same privacy standards that Dublin Port Company maintains.

Changes to this policy

We reserve the right to change, adapt, and adjust this Privacy Policy on the website without any prior notification. You acknowledge and agree that this Privacy Policy may change from time to time and you realise that the latest version is applicable when you visit the website.

Social Media Competitions 

Cruise Dublin competitions are open to all persons over the age of 18 years who are residents of Ireland. The Contest shall only be construed and evaluated according to Irish law. Only one submission per person will be counted. Obscene, provocative or otherwise questionable content will not be considered. Cruise Dublin retains sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content.   

Entry to competitions constitutes your acceptance of these official terms & conditions. By entering, participants agree to have their submitted name, Facebook user ID displayed on the Cruise Dublin Facebook channel (Newsfeed, Timeline) for the purposes of the contest, without any fee or another form of compensation.  

Entry rules: The contest is open to all people over the age of 18 years, who are non-residents of Ireland.  Individuals employed by Cruise Dublin (“Sponsor”), Facebook, affiliate companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and judges and members of their immediate family (parent, child, spouse, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. Cruise Dublin Contests are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. In addition, the following provisions shall apply Facebook’s privacy policy and Facebook’s Terms of Service as described in these terms and conditions. Inquiries and comments regarding the contest should be sent to the Promoter and not to Facebook.

Winner Notification:  The Winner will be notified directly through a reply to the comment/entry left on the conversation thread about the contest on the Cruise Dublin Facebook page and on Facebook Messenger. Prizes are limited to one (1) per person. If Sponsor is unable to contact a chosen winner within seven (7) days, if all required information required of the winner are not submitted within the specified time period or if the prize is returned to the Sponsor as undeliverable, or if the winner has not complied with the Official Terms & Conditions document, the prize will be forfeited and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. Should a winner make any false statement(s) in any document referenced above, the winner will be required to promptly return his prize to the Sponsor.   

Transfer of rights of pictures, videos, texts; User generated content:

  • a) By submitting your comments, pictures or videos, the entrant confers the irrevocable right of usage of these assets to Cruise Dublin, to publish it unlimited in terms of time and content on social media, to use and if necessary, edit the material for the purpose of publication. Editing of texts is also permitted as long as the content of the message is not falsified.
  • b) By submitting pictures, you declare to transfer all the necessary rights on the material you have submitted to Cruise Dublin.
  • c) In this respect, we point out explicitly that the publishing of pictures within the purview of the Copyright Act on a website. Such publication is only granted therefore, if you have the copyright of the photograph or the author has granted you the appropriate rights. You agree therefore to only send those images you have all the necessary rights for this purpose. Their use and / or content must not violate legal regulations or rights of third parties.
  • d) If claims made against Cruise Dublin by a third party for an alleged violation of property rights because of your photos / submissions, we have the right to delete them immediately. In addition, you are in such a case obliged to indemnify Cruise Dublin upon first written demand from these claims. Cruise Dublin is not entitled to make any agreements with third parties without the entrant’s consent, in particular to conclude a settlement.  

Prizes:  Prizes are non-transferable or substitutable by the winner and are not redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by Sponsor, except for the standard manufacturer’s warranty which comes with the prizes. Winners will receive prizes or prize confirmation within thirty (30) days of winner verification. Upon delivery to the winner’s address, Sponsor will be deemed to have awarded the prize to the winner with winner assuming full responsibility for the prize. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.     

Privacy:  By entering this contest, the participant confirms that the provided data can be saved by Cruise Dublin for the duration of the contest to the extent described above and can be processed. After the conclusion of the promotion, the data will be deleted. The data of the winners will further be saved in so far as this is required by law. The data will not be used for any other purposes. Participants may at any time revoke their consent to the storage and uses of their data described above by emailing to request a member of staff to correct or delete the stored data. The withdrawal of the consent regarding the usage of the data will not affect the participation, as long as it is not a revocation of the usage of data relating to the contest. Privacy policy of Cruise Dublin can be found here