Who we are

Southside Angling Ltd is the trading name of Southside Angling Centre,  a private company registered in Ireland with company number 413817. Our registered office is :

Unit D, Southgate, Cork Street, Dublin 8.

If you have any questions about how we look after your personal data, you can contact us through one of the following :

In writing, at the address above.

By email to [email protected]

By telephone on 00353 14530266

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We offer a professional, user friendly on-line business offering the highest levels of security in a confidential manner.

We are committed to preserving your privacy and maintaining a secure environment when you shop on-line with us.

We do not have access to any of your credit card details nor are they retained by us in any form. We are notified by Stripe when your card payment has been processed.

We use Stripe for payment, analytics, and other business services. Stripe collects identifying information about the devices that connect to its services. Stripe uses this information to operate and improve the services it provides to us, including for fraud detection. You can learn more about Stripe and read its privacy policy at https://stripe.com/privacy.

We will constantly monitor our security and inform you of all changes and improvements on this page.

When you browse our website or carry out actions such as the following:

Create a customer account.

Place an order.

Sign up to our mailing list or subscribe to any other services that we offer.

Enter any competition, promotion or prize draw.

Correspond with us whether by phone, email or live chat

Then, we may collect your personal information, including :

( Name, Date of Birth , Gender, Address, Email Address,  Phone or Mobile Number ) at no time do we collect your Credit/Debit card details.

When paying for your goods you will be transferred to our web store provider’s secure payment server, Stripe. Your connection to this server will be encrypted thus providing a completely secure environment for your transaction. Credit card details are never held in a clear text format.

A closed padlock icon on your browser signifies the secure connection is in place and the address in your browser’s address bar will begin https://.

We use Stripe to process all transactions. Stripe use the very latest security technology to ensure that your card details are completely secure when paying on our site.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website/facebook you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

All information we gather from our customers when setting up an account, or when contacting us through our Contact page ie. name, address, contact number or email is used solely as a way for us to communicate and process your orders efficiently. Occasionally we may use this information to send or inform you of special offers, sales or promotional products.  If you wish to opt-out of these communications please email us at [email protected].

If you have any queries about your information, wish to change your details, remove it from our system or express concerns, Please email us.

Fish of the Month Competition :

To enter the Fish of the Month Competition you can send your pictures by email to [email protected] or by Messenger to our Facebook page.

By submitting your image, email address and information you are giving us permission to use it in our marketing materials, website, blog and Facebook pages. We may contact you with offers which are related to your fishing discipline. We will not pass your details to a third party or any other organisation. Your entry is still valid even if you do not wish to be added to the mailing list.

Please allow 3 working days for your picture to be posted on Facebook. Southside Angling reserve the right not to publish images that are deemed unsuitable or not of high enough quality. Screenshots and images with filters or other manipulation applied are not acceptable, where possible please only send originals.

Competition Rules are found on all fish of the month album descriptions.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

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.

Cookies used on our site :


The cookie is only valid during current browser session and it will be deleted when you close browser

tk_or – This cookie expires in 1824 days

tk_r3d – This cookie expires in 2 days

tk_lr – This cookie expires in 364 days

fr (Facebook tracking cookie) – This cookie expires in 89 days

Tracking Cookies :Anonymously collected data through Google Analytics to help us understand how you interact with SouthsideAngling .ie

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

In accordance with data protection legislation we do not share, sell, distribute or in anyway disclose your information with any third parties.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, under the GDPR you can request to receive the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.


The material on this site is given for general purpose only, it does not constitute professional advice or any contractual obligations whatsoever. You should take specific advice before taking a course of action as we do not accept directly or indirectly any responsibility for loss arising directly or indirectly from reliance on information on this site.