How We Work

Registered Address: West Cork Music CLG, 13 Glengarriff Road, Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland

Registered in Ireland Number: 264810

Charity Number: 12097


We comply with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland:

We are committed to achieving the standards set out in the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising under the Charities Institute Ireland’s Guidelines for Charitable Organisations Fundraising from the Public.

West Cork Music’s objectives, activities and achievements can be found in our most recently published annual reports.  View our annual reports here:


Complaints, feedback and comments should be addressed to Sara O’ Donovan, Marketing and PR Manager, West Cork Music, 13 Glengarriff Road, Bantry, Co. Cork.

  • Our Complaints Procedure is coming soon!

Our Policies

Data Protection Policy

At West Cork Music, we’re committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Our Privacy Policy explains when and why we collect personal information about people who interact with us, how we use it, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure:

Our organisation is certified by Trustwave, a market leader in information security.

Child Protection Policy

We at West Cork Music are committed to a child-centred approach to our work with children and young people. We undertake to provide a safe environment and experience, where the welfare of the child/young person is paramount. We will adhere to the recommendations of Children First: National Guidelines for the Protection and Welfare of Children, published by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs.

Green Policy

West Cork Music has recently launched its Green Policy – a commitment to making our activities more sustainable and do our part in response to the Climate Crisis. You can read more about our Green Policy here.

Artist Pay & Conditions Policy

West Cork Music follows The Arts Council’s ‘Paying the Artist Policy’ and subscribes to the Arts Council’s vision for an Ireland where artists and practitioners whose exceptional talent and commitment lead them to work professionally in the arts can have productive and rewarding careers.

WCM Artist Pay & Conditions Policy

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Policy

West Cork Music recognises that its customers and staff come from diverse backgrounds, with varying experiences and needs. We are committed to ensuring diversity & inclusion is embedded into our day-to-day working practices. West Cork Music actively promotes fairness, respect, equality, diversity inclusion and engagement and is committed to continuous improvement.

Download a copy of the new EDI Policy:

West Cork Music Equality Diversity and Inclusion

Volunteer Policy

West Cork Music is indebted to the invaluable work of volunteers at the three Festivals. We wish for all volunteers to feel part of the team and are treated respectfully and with fairness.

A copy of the full Volunteer Policy can be downloaded here.