Privacy Statement


The Artists' Campaign to Repeal the Eighth Amendment is a campaign organised by artists. As part of this campaign we have established and will maintain a website ( We endeavour to protect the users' information collected on our web-site through compliance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.

Data collected by us and reason for collection

When you contact the Artists’ Campaign to Repeal the Eighth Amendment through our website you provide us with information. This data is stored on our website.

The information stored on our website includes that information provided to us by those signing up to the artists’ statement in support of the Artists’ Campaign to Repeal the Eight Amendment using the form on the website.

Persons who attach their names to the statement, but do so without going through the procedure on the website, will have their names, but only their names, stored and displayed on the website.


Information may be collected from visitors to the website through our use of cookies. In respect of cookies you are enabled to opt out of their use in respect of your information through the facility on the front page of the site where you can click a button to opt out.

Cookies are small pieces of information, stored in simple text files, placed on your computer by a website. Some cookies can be read by the website on your subsequent visits. The information stored in a cookie may relate to your browsing habits on the webpage, or a unique identification number so that the website can 'remember' you on your return visit. Other cookies are deleted when you close your browser and only relate to the working of the website. Generally speaking, cookies do not contain personal information from which you can be identified, unless you have furnished such information to the website.

Cookies may be set in a number of places on this website:

When you first visit this website, you will see a message informing you about cookies. If you click the 'I Agree' button, a cookie will be set which records your preference.

Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies or to customise your settings for cookies. To find out how to do this, see the 'Help' menu on your browser. Please note that if you turn off cookies or change your settings, some features of this site may not work correctly.

The website may link to external websites which have their own Privacy Policies, for example:

Release of data to third parties

We will not give your email address or any other information provided by you and held by us, with the exception of the names of those who have signed the artists’ statement, to anyone else, except as may be required by law. We will not sell or gift the website or any of the information contained on it to anyone else.

In the future, we may communicate with you by email but solely for purposes associated with the campaign.

We will publicise the fact that you, and other artists, have signed the statement in support of the Artists’ Campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment as widely as possible through the Campaign’s website, national and international press and social media and in meetings with interested parties.

Updating, verifying and deleting personal data

Although we will use our best endeavours to protect information provided by you from theft or unauthorised use we cannot guarantee this (as stated in our Terms and Conditions (link)) and should you not wish to have your information stored on our database in those circumstances you should inform us immediately and we undertake to remove it as rapidly as possible but in any event within fourteen days of receipt of your request.

Should you wish to update, verify or delete any personal data please inform us in writing by post or e-mail using the contacts listed here (link to Contact page) and we undertake to act on your request as rapidly as possible but in any event within fourteen days of receipt of your contact.


If you have any queries or questions about privacy and/or security of your personal data please contact us here. 
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