Irish Government to introduce “national postcode”

RTÉ reports that the Irish “Government has approved the introduction of a national postcode.” Although, as Wikidepia reveals, we’ve been here before. And more than once. But they seem to be serious this time. From the RTÉ report.

The Minister for Communications said tenders for the design and implementation of the system will be issued shortly. Minister Ryan said he expects new postal codes with digits and letters to be introduced in 2011.