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Privacy Policy

Collection and Use of Technical Information

We may collect and store general information for statistical purposes. For example, we may count the number of visitors to the different pages of our website to help make them more useful to visitors. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:
the Internet domain (for example, '' if you use a private Internet access account, or '' if you connect from a university's domain) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website
the type of browser and operating system used to access our site
the date and time you access our site
the pages you visit
if you visited this Department of Justice and Equality website from a link on another website, the address of that website
In short the technical information will be used only by The Department of Justice and Equality, and only for statistical and other administrative purposes.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

The information that you provide on The Department of Justice and Equality website will be used only for its stated purpose. By sending us an e-mail message, you may be sending us personal information such as your name, address, and e-mail address. We may store your name, address and e-mail address in order to respond to your request or otherwise resolve the subject matter of the e-mail.
The Department of Justice and Equality will make no attempt to identify individual visitors, or to associate technical details with any individual. It is our policy never to disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party, unless obliged to disclose such information by a rule of law

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You can view the Policing Authority's Data Protection Policy here