eir is the principal provider of fixed-line and mobile telecommunications services in Ireland with approximately 2 million customers. The company has the most extensive network in Ireland and provides a comprehensive range of advanced voice, data, broadband and ICT services to the residential, small business, enterprise and public sector markets.

The Group is currently constructing Ireland’s largest fibre broadband network that will reach 1.9 million homes and businesses in the next five years. Launched in May 2013, the network now reaches 1.2 million homes and businesses and is the cornerstone of eir’s €2.5 billion strategic investment programme.

eir’s mobile  division operates under the Meteor and eirMobile brands. In 2013, the Group was the first operator to launch 4G services in Ireland. It has spent more than €300m on improved 3G mobile services and high-speed 4G mobile broadband for customers.

Open eir is the largest wholesale operator in Ireland, providing products and services to more than 40 wholesale customers and 400,000 end users, across a range of regulated and unregulated markets.

Press Releases:


April 29, 2016

Third Quarter Financial Update Revenue of €321m, representing 3% year on year growth EBITDA 1 (before storm costs) of €125m, up 4% year on year Operating costs 2 (before storm costs) broadly in ...

eir Launches Free EU Roaming Plans

March 8, 2016

Tuesday 8th March 2016; eir, Ireland's largest telecommunications company, has launched a wide range of new mobile and bundle offers that for the first time, include free EU roaming and an ...

eir Recruiting 50 Apprentices From Across Ireland

March 4, 2016

(Thursday, 3rd March 2016): eir today announced details of 50 apprentice roles on offer. Online applications are accepted from today as this year’s apprentice recruitment programme has been ...

100,000 rural homes and businesses to get broadband speeds of up to 1 Gb/s in next twelve months

March 4, 2016

(Thursday, 3rd March 2016): eir today announced further details of its deployment of high speed broadband in rural Ireland that will offer speeds of up to 1,000 Mb/s. ...

Second Quarter And Six Months Results Announcement To 31 December 2015

January 27, 2016

Second Quarter Financial Update Revenue of €328m, representing 4% year on year growth Third consecutive quarter of revenue growth EBITDA1 of €117m, up 4% year on year Fourth consecutive quarter ...

eir Statement on NBP

December 22, 2015

eir welcomes the launch of the National Broadband Plan (NBP) pre-qualification process and the continued commitment by the Government, the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural ...