This website’s compliance with this legislation, implies that it is compliant with the data protection and user privacy legislation of many other countries and territories as well. If you are unsure you should contact our data protection officer (details of whom can be found
below) for clarification on its compliance with regulations in your country or territory.
About the personal information this website collects
This website collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:
Site visitor tracking
Like most websites, this site uses Google Analytics to track user interactions. This data is used to determine the number of people accessing our website. This aids our understanding of how they find and use our web pages and helps us to see their interaction with the
None of the data tracked by Google Analytics personally identifies you to us. The type of data tracked includes your geographical location, device type, internet browser and operating system. Google Analytics does record your connection IP address but Google do
By disabling cookies in your browser you will stop Google Analytics from tracking any part of your visit to pages in this website.
Contact forms and email links
Should you choose to contact us via an email link like , none of the data that you supply will be stored within this website. Instead it will be securely relayed to our email host with Google Suite. For more details see https://cloud.google.com/security/gdpr/.
About this websites server
This website is hosted by A2 Hosting within a secure data centre located within the EU (Amsterdam, Netherlands).
A2 Hosting’s data center is SSAE16 certified. Physical data center security measures include:
- Gated parking lot with security key entry
- Security key needed to enter data center
- Security key needed to access fully enclosed locked server rack
- Perimeter and internal IP CCTV system monitored 24×7
- 24×7 on-site security guards with static and mobile patrols
- All on-site personnel are security vetted to BS7858 standard
- Only authorised security cleared staff are allowed into the facility
- All traffic (transferral of files) between this website and your browser is encrypted and delivered over HTTPS.
About our Third Party Data Processors
POCA use the services of a number of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with GDPR legislation. Both of these third parties are based in the USA and are EU-U.S Privacy Shield
In the event of a Data Breach
We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors in the event that it is confirmed, to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data
stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.
The data controller of this website is: Paul O’Callaghan Architects Limited, an Irish Limited Company with company number: 297333
Whose registered office is:
Off Ballinclea Road
Data Protection Officer
Mr. Paul O’Callaghan
Director, Paul O’Callaghan Architects Ltd.
Telephone: 353 (0)1 2809711
changes and updates are outlined in the change log below.