Department of Environment, Climate Change and Communications of Ireland

07/29/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/29/2021 06:08

Eircode Case Studies

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) is the State body responsible for compiling and publishing official statistics. The CSO organises the population census every five years. Every year the office issues over 300 statistical reports and publications.

Eircode Case Studies Central Statistics Office


The National Transport Authority (NTA) is the public transport licensing authority for Ireland. Its role includes providing services such as Journey Planner and managing the Rural Transport Programme. Using Eircodes has helped to make Journey Planner more accurate for users.

Eircode Case Studies National Transport Authority


Waterford City and County Council (Comhairle Cathrach agus Contae Phort Láirge) is the authority responsible for local government in the City and County of Waterford, Ireland.

Eircode Case Studies Waterford City and County Council


Using Eircodes helps the National Ambulance Service (NAS) to respond quickly to emergency calls. If the Eircode is provided, the NAS call taker can find the exact location of the patient's address and can then direct the ambulance. This speeds up overall response times.

Eircode Case Studies National Ambulance Service


We have developed a High-Speed Broadband Map to allow users to find out about the broadband rollout. Enter your Eircode on the map and your exact address is displayed. You can then click on your premises and get more detailed information about the plan for your area.

Eircode Case Studies National Broadband Plan


Using Eircodes speeds up the Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) application process and ensures applicants receive their correct entitlement. Eircodes have been integrated into SUSI's system to help determine which level of grant is correct for each applicant.

Eircode Case Studies Student Universal Support Ireland


The Companies Registration Office (CRO) manages and stores information on Irish companies and business names. Using Eircodes improves the accuracy of the information and speeds up processing times.

Eircode Case Studies Companies Registration Office


The Geological Survey of Ireland gathers and manages information about our landscape. Eircodes have been successfully built in to the Tellus Communication Viewer (TCV) system.

Eircode Case Studies Geological Survey


TASK is a leading provider of emergency alarms, security systems and tracking devices. It operates a 24/7 monitoring centre. Many TASK customers live in remote areas, TASK are now using Eircodes to quickly locate vulnerable customers.

Eircode Case Studies TASK


Post Logistics is an international freight forwarding service, operated by An Post. It provides a pallet collection service. The pricing is not weight dependent, it is determined by the Eircode of the collection address and the destination.

Eircode Case Studies An Post