The Office of the Referendum Returning Officer respects the rights of its users and does not collect any personal information, apart from information that you volunteer by sending us an email or by completing a form requesting tickets for admission to the Central Count Centre in Dublin Castle. Any information you provide in this way is used only for the purpose you provide it and will not be released to any third party. The Referendum Returning Officer will only retain your personal data for as long as it is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected and processed.

For general web browsing no personal information is revealed to us, although certain statistical information is available to us via our internet service provider. This information is used to create summary statistics which allow us to assess the number of visitors to our site, identify what pages are accessed most frequently and generally, help us to make our site more user friendly.