Paschal Donohue, then Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform launches the Public Services Card (PSC) in 2016
Via RTÉ News:
Borrowers looking to access personal credit reports stored in the new national credit register cannot access them with the Government’s Public Services Card.
RTÉ News has learned the Central Bank does not accept the card as a valid proof of identification or PPS number when people are applying to the Central Credit Register for their credit record.
The card, which was originally created for people to access named public services with one fully State authenticated identity document, was designed to help citizens access a range of public services easily so the same information does not have to be given to multiple organisations…