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 Minister for Communications Alex White  at the official launch of Eircode, Ireland’s new postcode system. The Comptroller and Auditor General has raised concerns about procurement processes linked to the post code system. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times.

The real cost of Ireland’s postal code project, Eircode, is around €38 million and it is not clear the expected benefits will be achieved, the Comptro(...)

Eircode has two elements: a three-figure ‘route key’ number and a random, four-digit mix of letters and numbers that pinpoints the address.

The man charged with introducing the Republic’s controversial new post code has hit back at the system’s critics ahead of its expected launch next (...)

Every address in the State will be allocated a unique seven-digit code.

The new postal location code system will be launched in early July when 2.2 million homes and businesses in the State will be assigned individual c(...)

At some point next year, all 2.2 million individual addresses in the Republic will be assigned their own seven-digit post code – to be known as an Eir(...)