Confidentiality Statement

Local Enterprise Office Westmeath undertakes to treat as confidential any information provided to it in confidence by companies and by individuals, subject to obligations under law, including the Freedom of Information Acts 1997 and 2003.  Local Enterprise Office Westmeath will consult with clients before making any decision on any Freedom of Information request received involving sensitive information, which may have been supplied. 

Confidential information provided by a client to the Local Enterprise Office Westmeath may be accessed by Staff and Evaluation Committee Members in the normal course of conducting the business of the Local Enterprise Office Westmeath e.g. processing applications for funding.

The Staff and Evaluation Committee Members of Local Enterprise Office Westmeath have an absolute duty of confidentiality, and except as required by law,  must not disclose any confidential information to third parties.  Confidential information includes commercially sensitive information, information received in confidence and personal information.  This practice applies both during and after employment (as a Staff member) or during and after term of office (as an Evaluation Committee member) at Local Enterprise Office Westmeath.