Pieta respects the privacy of all visitors to our website. This Cookie Policy outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies on all Pieta Website. We may update our Cookies Policy to reflect any changes in technology or data protection law. Our Cookies policy will always be available from our website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files placed on your computer or internet enabled device by websites in order to add functions and help it work better. A cookie can be used to identify your computer or internet device to our website, or to other third party websites. This allows us to improve the way we work, such as remembering preferences expressed by you or tracking your use of a website for statistical analysis and advertising.

Cookies on Pieta websites

Cookies on this website are categorised as strictly necessary, performance or targeting or cookies. On the www.pieta.ie website, you have the ability to accept or refuse the following cookies via the cookie banner:

Strictly Necessary Cookies:

Cookies have different purposes. Some are technically necessary to enable a website to work. You cannot opt-out of these cookies because the website will not work without them.

NameServiceExpiryLocationPurpose
__stripe_midStripe1 yearUSThis cookie is set by payment provider Stripe to recognise customers and process payments through our website.
__stripe_sidStripe30 minutesUSThis cookie is set by payment provider Stripe to recognise customers and process payments through our website.
mStripe2 yearsUSThis cookie is set by payment provider Stripe to recognise customers and process payments through our website.

Performance cookies

Performance cookies allow us to see how well our website is performing. The information that is collected is aggregated and anonymous and is only used to help understand how the website works. Those cookies cannot be used to directly identify a certain visitor. If you do not wish to have these cookies enabled, you can use the cookie banner to refuse them. Our performance cookies are:

NameServiceExpiryLocationPurpose
_gaGoogle2 yearsUSThis cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
_gidGoogle1 dayUSThis cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected includes the number of visitors, where they have come from and the pages visited in an anonymous form.
_gat_UA-38531813-3Google1 minuteUSThis is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.

Targeting cookies

Targeting cookies are used to identify visitors between different websites. Those cookies may be used by companies to build a profile of visitor interests or show relevant ads on other websites. If you do not wish to have these cookies enabled, you can use the cookie banner to refuse them. Our targeting cookies are:

NameServiceExpiryLocationPurpose
_fbpFacebook3 monthsUSThis cookie is used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
frFacebook3 monthsUSThis cookie is used by Facebook and contains browser and user unique ID combinaton, used for targeted advertising.
cmpPieta2 daysIrelandThis is a first party cookie, set to differentiate campaigns and determine where user donations originate from.
personalization_idTwitter2 yearsUSThis cookie contains information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the website.
referrerPieta2 daysIrelandThis is a first party cookie, used to keep track of the source of the current user.

Controlling cookies

You can update your cookie preferences at any time by using the cookie notice on our website.

Most advertising networks also offer you the option to opt out of targeted advertising. For more info, visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or http://www.youronlinechoices.com.

You can also accept or reject cookies by amending your web browser controls. You can manage your cookie settings by following your browser's instructions. Here are some links that might be of assistance: