Helpful Contact List and Additional Information

Central Bank of Ireland

Their public contacts helpline is open Monday to Friday from 9am-6pm

Telephone: 0818 681681


Citizens Information Board

The Citizens Information Board gives information, advice and advocacy on a broad range of public and social services including health, unemployment, social welfare and money.

Telephone:0818 07 4000

Consumer Help Website

To know exactly where you stand financially, it is important to have a clear understanding of the words we use. The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission website has a ‘jargon buster’ section which you may find helpful.

Department of Social Protection

You may be eligible for State supports such as Mortgage Interest Supplement and Mortgage Interest Relief-(see Glossary). We recommend you visit the website of the Department of Social Protection which has information in relation to these and any other welfare benefits you may be entitled to.

Telephone: 0818 405 060 Email:

Financial Services Ombudsman

The Financial Services Ombudsman is a statutory officer who deals independently with unresolved complaints from consumers about their individual dealings with all financial service providers.

Opening Hours: Monday- Friday 9.30am-1pm and 2pm-5pm

Financial Services and Pensions
Ombudsman, Lincoln House, Lincoln Place, Dublin 2.,D02 VH29

Phone: 01 567 7000

Insolvency Service of Ireland (ISI)

The purpose of the ISI is to help restore people who are financially insolvent to solvency, in a fair and transparent way. Its website explains the options available for people who are in debt and who do not see themselves being able to repay their debts in the next few years.

Phone: 01 764 4200


Hours Monday – Friday 9am-6pm

Keeping Your Home Website

We suggest you visit the joint website for the Citizens Information Board and MABS, which provides comprehensive information on the services and entitlements available to you, if you are having difficulty paying your mortgage.

Telephone:  0818 07 4000 or 0818 07 2000 (Mon–Fri 9.30am to 5pm)

Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS)

Are you claiming all of the benefits that you are entitled to?

There may be additional benefits that you could be entitled to but not currently claiming. With offices nationwide, MABS is a Government agency that offers a free and confidential service covering all areas of personal finance.

Their team of professional Money Advisers can help draw up a budget, renegotiate repayments with other lenders and advise you on any benefits that you may be entitled to.

Telephone Helpline: 0818 07 2000 (Mon to Fri 9am-8pm)


Tipperary MABS (South Tipperary)

13 Davis Street, Tipperary Town, Tipperary. E34 DW40

Phone; 0818 07 2130


Limerick MABS

Floor 1, Riverstone House,

23-27 Henry Street, Limerick. V94 3T28

Phone; 0818 07 2210


Revenue Commissioners

The Revenue Commissioners website contains information on all tax credits and benefits that you may be entitled to. It also has full details of the various contact numbers for all local centres.

Tipperary Credit Union Arrears Support Unit (ASU)

If you are concerned you will have difficulty in meeting your next mortgage repayment, or if you already find yourself in arrears, we are here to help. Call our Arrears Support Unit today on Freephone 1800 62 22 62 or (062) 80400

Tipperary Credit Union Limited, Emmett Street, Tipperary Town, Co. Tipperary.


Hours Monday to Friday 9.30am-5pm: Saturday 9.30am to 2.30pm

(Exception: Wednesday: 10.30am-5pm)

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