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Cabinet approves rollout of postcodes by 2015

A new national postcode system that will provide a unique seven character code to every letter-box in the State is to be rolled out by 2015.

8th October, 2013
Postcodes: the postman's lot is likely to get easier.

A new national postcode system that will provide a unique seven character code to every letter-box in the State is to be rolled out by 2015.

Communications minister Pat Rabbitte won agreement for the move from the Cabinet today, his department said in a statement this afternoon.

Under the new system, Ireland will be the first country in the world to have a public database of unique identifiers for all properties that will assist citizens, public...

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