Section 66 of the Communications Regulation (Postal Services) Act 2011 provides for the Minister to enter into a contract with one or more persons, to develop, implement and maintain a national postcode system.
The Communications Regulation ( Postal Services ) Amendment Bill 2015 was initiated in the Dáil on 13th May 2015 and passed in the Seanad on 1st July 2015 and can be viewed below.
A Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA) was completed and is available in pdf below.
The executive summary of the Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) prepared on the National Postcode System is available in pdf below.
The full Privacy Impact Assessment is also available below in pdf.