18 March 2020 – Increased limit for contactless payments

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Type of Intervention: Physical distancing
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Irish Government requested that industry increase the limit on contactless payments to €50.
Full details here: https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/878d4d-wednesdminister-donohoe-outlines-further-measures-to-support-individ/