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This statement relates to Flaherty Fuel’s privacy practices in connection with this website. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such. Some technical terms used in this statement are explained in the Accessibility section of this website. Please be sure to read this entire Privacy Statement before using or submitting information to this site.

General statement:

Flaherty Fuel fully respects your right to privacy and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. Any personal information which you volunteer to Flaherty Fuel will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and from 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection

Regulation (GDPR). This document (Privacy Statement) is part of Flaherty Fuel’s Terms & Conditions and by using Flaherty (this website), you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, the Cookie Policy and all Terms & Conditions listed by Flaherty Fuel. Please read and be aware of all our Terms & Conditions in their entirety. Please note that by visiting this website, you are accepting the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Collection and use of personal information:

Flaherty Fuel collects the following types of information:


Flaherty Fuel only collects personal data about you on this website, provided voluntarily via Newsletter signup/Refer a friend and on our online order service. Contact information such as your name, address, email address and telephone numbers are kept only in order to provide our service. Any information which you provide in this way is not made available to any third parties and is used by Flaherty Fuel only in line with the purpose for which you provided it. Your personal data may also be anonymised and used for statistical purposes within the firm.

Non-Personal Information:

Flaherty Fuel collects statistics and other analytical information. This Non-Personal Data cannot be used to identify or contact you. It includes data such as demographic information regarding for example, user IP addresses where they have been clipped or anonymised, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of this website. We use this non-personal data on this site to gain a better understanding of where our site visitors come from, and to help and improve the website and customer experience online.

Flaherty Fuel use of your data

Flaherty Fuel will use your personal data for the following purposes only:

  • To process and deliver any goods or services you have ordered
  • To contact you in connection with any goods or services you have ordered.
  • To respond to any enquiry send through this website.
  • To send you marketing promotion emails and/or text SMS messages if you have opted into these services.
  • To contact you to verify that we have your correct data.

Your rights regarding data supplied via this website:

Under section 4 of the Acts, you have a right to be given a copy of your personal data which you may have supplied via this website. To exercise this right, you must write to Data Controller, Flaherty Fuel at the address below, or e-mail us at You should include any personal identifiers which you supplied earlier via the website (e.g. Name; address; phone number; e-mail address).

The fee that Flaherty Fuel may charge you for an Access Request is €6.35 and the fee for a certified copy of a Register entry is €2.54 which is in line with the Acts. (Ref: S.I. 34 7 of 1988).

Your request will be dealt with as soon as possible and will take not more than 40 days to process. You also have a right to have inaccurate information corrected. If you discover that this office does hold inaccurate information about you, you have a right to instruct Flaherty Fuel to correct that information. Such an instruction must be in writing or via e-mail. A request will be dealt with as soon as possible and will take not more than 40 days to process. In certain circumstance you may also request that data which you have supplied via the website be deleted. To exercise this right you would generally be expected to identify some contravention of data protection law in the manner in which this office processes the data concerned.


Complaints about data processed via the website:

If you are concerned about how personal data are processed via this website, please do not hesitate to bring such concerns to the attention of Data Controller, Flaherty Fuel.

Collection and use of technical information:


Technical details in connection with visits to this website are logged by our own website and our internet service provider for our statistical purposes. No information is collected that could be used by us to identify website visitors. The technical details logged are confined to the following items:

  • the IP address of the visitor’s web server
  • the top-level domain name used (for example .ie, .com, .org, .net)
  • the previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used
  • clickstream data which shows the traffic of visitors around this web site (for example pages accessed and documents downloaded)
  • the type of web browser used by the website visitor


Flaherty Fuel will make no attempt to identify individual visitors, or to associate the technical details listed above with any individual. It is the policy of Flaherty Fuel never to disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party (apart from our internet service provider, which records such data on our behalf and which is bound by confidentiality provisions in this regard), unless obliged to disclose such information by a rule of law.

The technical information will be used only by Flaherty Fuel, and only for statistical and other administrative purposes. You should note that technical details, which we cannot associate with any identifiable individual, do not constitute “personal data” for the purposes of the Data Protection Acts, 1988 & 2003 and, from 25th May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Cookie Statement

This website uses cookies. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with the management of cookies. If you would like to find out more you can view our cookie statement on our website for further information.

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Statement.

Your consent applies to the following domains:

In order to place an order on, you need to have cookies enabled. Most web browsers (piece of software you use to read web pages. Examples are Microsoft Internet Explorer, Apple Safari, Mozilla, Firefox, Netscape Navigator and Opera), will have cookies enabled. Flaherty Fuel do not store personally identifiable information such as credit / debit card details in cookies we create. We use information gathered from cookies to make a better customer experience for you the user of the site.


Your personal data supplied via this this website is held on a secure server hosted by Flaherty Fuel’s internet service provider for no longer than 90 days. Your personal data (customer order history) is kept with appropriate security measures on secure IT servers in Flaherty Fuel.

The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps to protect your personal data.

Please note all payments are processed under a secure payment portal using Realex Global Payments. You will be required to provide your 3D secure cardholder authentication.

Changes to the Website Privacy Policy:

Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted on this website so you are always aware of the information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

Contact Us:

Data Controller

Flaherty Fuel Co Ltd.,

Head Office,



Co Offaly.

R42 x970
090 6454135