Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

Whelan & O’Keeffe Construction Ltd is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.  This Privacy Statement tells you about your privacy rights and sets out how we, as a Data Controller for the purposes of GDPR and Data Protection legislation purposes, collect and process personal data provided to us in connection with the provision of our services.

Information that we collect

“Personal data” means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified.  There are instances where we invite or request individuals to provide us with their personal data or personal data may be provided to us by various means of communication, e.g. by telephone, email or via our website. In providing our services, we may also receive personal data indirectly. This personal data includes name, addresses, contact information and any other personal data provided to us.

The personal data we hold and where it comes from will depend on the type of interaction you have with us as a customer, supplier, sub-contractor, service provider etc. 

How we use personal data

The purposes for which we use personal data and the legal basis for why that processing is necessary or permitted are to support our legitimate interests in managing our business and providing services to our customers as contracted, provided such interests are not overridden by the rights and interests of the data subjects concerned.

We will retain personal data only for as long as necessary for the purposes for which it was collected; as required by law or regulatory guidance to which we are subject; and for the exercise or defence of legal claims that may be brought by or against us.

Disclosure of your information

We may disclose personal data to:

Links to other sites

Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites. If you follow a link to any of those websites, please note that those websites have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for those policies. Please check those policies before you submit any personal data to those websites.

Data subject rights

To the extent that we are a controller of your personal data, you may request access to, rectification, or erasure of your personal data, or restriction of processing or object to the processing of your personal data, as well as the right to data portability. In each case, these rights are subject to restrictions as laid down by law. The following is a summary of your rights:

You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Data Commissioner if you consider that the processing of your personal data infringes the GDPR.


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If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

Please review this statement periodically for updates.

Contact Us

Questions, comments, requests and complaints regarding this statement and the personal data we hold are welcome and should be addressed to

Last Updated: 31st July 2019