Privacy Policy GDPR

Information on who we are

Versatile Packaging is an unlimited company based in Ireland with a registered office address at Silverstream Business Park, Silverstream, Co.Monaghan, H18 X540, Ireland. Our website address is:

At Versatile Packaging we are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal data. Personal data means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include anonymous data i.e. data from which you cannot be identified.

‘Data Protection Legislation’ means Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (“GDPR”) and any applicable national legislation implementing the GDPR or otherwise related to the processing of personal data, as may be amended or replaced from time to time.

We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to and we have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. 

How is your personal information collected?

We collect personal data through our interactions with you, when you avail of our services or purchase our products and when you complete our administrative forms in hard copy or on-line for our services and products.

We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:

  • Direct interactions. You may give us your identity and contact data by filling in forms, using our website or by corresponding with us by post, phone, email or otherwise. 
  • Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our website and digital channels, we may automatically collect technical data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, server logs and other similar technologies. Please see our cookie policy for further details.
  • Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties and public sources.

How we use your personal information

We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. 

We need to process your personal data primarily to allow us to respond to your enquiry, feedback or complaint and to enable us to comply with our legal obligations. In some cases we may use your personal data to pursue legitimate interests of our own or those of third parties, provided your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests. 

We may also use your personal information where we need to protect your interests (or someone else’s interests) or where it is needed in the public interest.

Examples of how we may use your personal information are set out in the table below:

Purpose / Activity Possible Lawful Basis for Processing
To manage our relationship with you as our customer,
supplier, contractor or
Performance of a contract with you
Notifying you about changes to our terms or this policyNecessary to comply with our legal
Asking you to leave a review or take a surveyNecessary for our legitimate interests (to keep our records updated and to study
how customers use our products / services)
To administer and protect our business and website (including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, system maintenance, support,
reporting and hosting of data)
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our business, provision of administration and IT services, network security, to prevent fraud and in the cont-ext of a business reorganisation or group restructuring exercise)
(b) Necessary to comply with a legal obligation
To use data analytics to improve our website, products/services,
marketing, customer and
investor relationships and
Necessary for our legitimate interest (to define types of customers for our
products and services, to keep our
website updated and relevant, to develop our business and to inform our
marketing strategy)
To respond to your enquiry,
feedback or complaint
(a) Necessary to comply with a legal
(b) Performance of a contract with you
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
Necessary to help spam detection.

Data Protection Policies

Appropriate Data Protection Policies have been put in place to clarify various important issues relating to your personal data including:

  • The kind of personal data we hold about you.
  • How we collect your personal data.
  • How we use your personal data.
  • How we share your personal data.
  • How long we retain your personal data.
  • Your rights as a Data Subject.

A copy of the Data Protection Policy that applies to you can be accessed by emailing

It is important that you read the Data Protection Policy that applies to you so that you are aware of how and why we are using your personal data.

Data Protection Officer

We have appointed a Data Protection Officer to oversee compliance with our Data Protection Policies. If you have any questions about our Data Protection Policies or how we handle your personal data, please contact our Data Protection Officer by post at Data Protection Officer, Versatile Packaging, Silverstream Business Park, Silverstream, Co Monaghan, H18 X540, Ireland or email

Your Rights

Under certain circumstances, by law you have the right to:

  • Request access to your personal data. 
  • Request correction of the personal data that we hold about you. 
  • Request erasure of your personal data. 
  • Object to processing of your personal data.
  • Request the restriction of processing of your personal data. 
  • Request the transfer of your personal data to another party.

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of 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. If you want to review, verify, correct or request erasure of your personal information, object to the processing of your personal data, or request that we transfer a copy of your personal information to another party, please contact our Data Protection Officer whose contact details were provided above.

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access the information (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is another appropriate security measure to ensure that personal information is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it.

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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


If you feel that we are not processing your personal data in a way in which you agree or if you feel we have acted counter to your rights then you have the right to lodge a complaint with the relevant National Supervisory Authority in your country:

Republic of IrelandUK Head Office
Data Protection Commission
Canal House
Station Road,
R32 AP23,
Co. Laois,
Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane,
SK9 5AF,
+353 (0)57 8684800 |
+353 (0)761 104 800
Lo Call Number: 
1890 252 231
+44 (0)303 123 1113 (local rate) |
+44 (0)1625 545 745


Details of other relevant national supervisory authorities appointed under Data Protection Legislation can be found here: National Supervisory Authorities Around Europe.