Phone, internet, TV and postal services

Complain about phone, internet and TV
The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) deals with unresolved complaints about telecommunications services including phone, internet and TV. Find out how to make a complaint.
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A national postcode system known as Eircode was introduced in 2015. All residential and business addresses have been given a unique Eircode.

How to stop junk mail, spam and unwanted texts and calls
Find out what your rights are around direct marketing and how to stop junk mail, spam and unwanted calls or texts.
This document is in: Common consumer problems

Internet contracts
There are many internet service providers and contracts to choose from. Find out more about internet contracts and your rights.

Phone contracts
There are lots of home and mobile phone providers and different types of contracts on the market. Find out about phone contracts and your rights.

Postal services
Postal services are regulated by ComReg and provided by a number of operators including An Post which is the designated universal service provider.

Premium rate telephone services
Premium rate phone services in Ireland are regulated. Find out how your rights are protected when using premium rate phone services.

Regulation of postal services, phone, internet, radio and TV
The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) regulates the electronic communications sector in Ireland. Find out more about how it protects consumers, promotes competition and encourages innovation.

Streaming, downloads and online content services
When you download or stream digital content, you have certain rights but there may also be some restrictions. Find out more about digital content and your rights.

TV licences
Find out if you need a TV licence, how to buy or renew your licence and what happens if you don't pay your TV licence.