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Sunday 2 April 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# pps numbers

All time
# scam calls
Warnings reissued as scam calls continue
People are asked not to engage with these callers and to hang up and block the number if possible.
# pps numbers
Department's plan to collect data on every child a 'worrying overreach of the State'
The information could be until the child is 30.
# Data Protection
Irish Water using 'protocol' to destroy your PPS numbers
The utility has consulted the Data Commissioner prior to starting the job.
# Stop the leaks
Irish Water is looking for a data protection manager - weeks after asking for PPS numbers
The manager will have to develop a data protection policy.
# incoherent gibberish
One Fianna Fáil TD is refusing to give Irish Water his PPS number
He also accused Irish Water representatives of speaking “incoherent gibberish”.
# what's your number?
Irish Water will be asking for your PPS number and they'll be doing so 'within weeks'
The company accepts that “this is an unusual territory for a utility to be in”.