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# postcodes - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Giving out about Eircode is like criticising a baby's inability to run - Minister

The postcode system, launched last July, cost some €38 million to implement.

# postcodes - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

The millions spent on that new postcode system might not even be worth it

A new report estimates that €38 million will be spent on the new Eircode system.

# postcodes - Sunday 26 July, 2015

One for the front door, one for the back: some people have been getting two Eircodes

Quite a few people have been send two Eircodes, in the weeks since the new system’s launch.

# postcodes - Friday 21 November, 2014

Your new postcode won't say 'F1CK' or 'IRA'. Here's why

“FECK will not be in there.”

# postcodes - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Poll: How do you feel about postcodes? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you feel about postcodes?

They’re a-coming.

# postcodes - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 arguments for and against postcodes in Ireland Postcodes

8 arguments for and against postcodes in Ireland

Change is good. Or is it?

# postcodes - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

€1.83bn spent on Dublin property in the first 6 months of this year

This is an increase of 45% on the same period last year.

# postcodes - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

'When it comes to state tenders, there is a fear of small businesses'

The EU says Ireland breached a directive in tendering for Eircode.

# postcodes - Monday 12 May, 2014

The Data Protection Commissioner is very worried about the new postcode system. Here's why...

The office says that “in the Irish context, a person’s home address is an important part of their identity.

# postcodes - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 typically Irish postcodes we should definitely hang on to Dip In The Road

8 typically Irish postcodes we should definitely hang on to

If you hit Flynn’s you’ve gone too far.

# postcodes - Monday 18 November, 2013

Government to open up new postcode database to businesses – at a cost Exclusive

The new system will give each address, including individual apartments in one building, their own unique code.

# postcodes - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Did you hear Donegal is getting its own special postcodes? Up The Hill

Did you hear Donegal is getting its own special postcodes?

Up the lane… NO, not THAT lane!

# postcodes - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Confirmed: New national postcode system to be rolled out by Spring 2015

A consortium headed by Capita Ireland has won the tender to develop, implement and operate the new postcode system.

# postcodes - Friday 27 September, 2013

Details of new postcode system to be announced shortly

The postcode system is expected to be fully operational by September 2014.

# postcodes - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: Postcodes and stiff financial regulations

Pat Rabbitte will be shooting the breeze with senators on the sustainability of the postal service and post offices around Ireland. Abortion is still up for debate in committees and will the financial regulator get some teeth?

# postcodes - Friday 21 June, 2013

We'll know in three months if Ireland's getting a postcode system

Pat Rabbitte says he’s committed to postcodes and a final decision will be made “no later than the third quarter” of 2013.

# postcodes - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Emergency services call for postcodes to help them reach people in need

Fire and ambulance personnel are being delayed from attending callouts, as addresses in some areas are so vague.

# postcodes - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

In today’s fix: Postcodes may be on the way, Ireland’s broadband is up to speed, fun in the sun, and the beach comes to Dublin Castle…

Postcodes could be on the way as postal reform bill clears Oireachtas

The Communications Regulation (Postal Service) Bill was passed last night – clearing the way for a postcode system.