IRISH DPC IN COOKIE SWEEP
SIX-MONTH GRACE PERIOD BEFORE ENFORCEMENT
HOW TO OBTAIN VALID CONSENT TO COOKIES?
Obtaining valid consent requires:
- Informs your visitors of cookies (who owns them; their purpose; lifespan)
- Provides your visitors with the option to decline cookies (and tracking)
- Holds back cookies before consent is obtained
- Does not assume consent with pre-ticked boxes
- Collects and stores consents for 5 years (in case of inspection by DPA).