Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

In a similar way to most websites the Commission for Railway Regulation (CRR) website makes use of cookies. Cookies are small data files that are stored by your web browser on your computer. You can find out about cookies on: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/.

The CRR uses cookies to:

  • Measure how people use our website so we can improve the content, structure and layout.

  • Remember settings and preferences so we can tailor content to your specific needs

  • Help determine the effectiveness of online advertising and the targeting of those advertisements

Our cookies are used to improve the effectiveness of the CRR's online work and to provide you with a better end user experience on our websites.

Cookies used on the CRR site

By using the CRR website you may get first party cookies (i.e. set by the crr.ie domain) in addition to third party cookies (i.e. set by an external domain such as facebook.com). The following categories describe the range of cookies that can be used during your visit to our site.

  1. Remembering settings and preferences

    We use cookies to store preferences and settings from your visit. This includes the cookie used to check whether you have viewed our cookie banner.

  1. Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

    We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. We do this to make sure the website meets users needs, and to understand if our website could be more efficient.

    Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

    Google provides details on the cookies used as well as a plugin that can be used to opt out of Google Analytics.

Managing and deleting cookies

It is possible to view, manage and delete cookies within your web browser. We have provided links to instructions on how to do this for the most common web browsers below. For all other browsers you should look for a section called 'privacy' or 'security' within the application settings or preferences.