Water Services Act 2014


Abolition of power of Irish Water to require PPS numbers of its customers

11. (1) Schedule 5 to the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005 is amended in paragraph 1(4) by deleting “Irish Water”.

(2) Section 20 of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2014 is repealed.

(3) This section comes into operation on such day as the Minister for Social Protection, after consultation with the Minister, may appoint by order.


Editorial Notes:


Power pursuant to subs. (3) exercised (1.01.2018) by Water Services Act 2014 (Section 11) (Commencement) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 611 of 2017).

2. The 1st day of January 2018 is appointed as the day on which section 11 of the Water Services Act 2014 (No. 44 of 2014) comes into operation.