Credit Reporting for Alternative Lenders


Author: Kevin Lynch, David Molloy, Aiden Small, Dara Harrington and Robert Cain

As the phasing-in of the requirements for lenders to supply data to the Central Bank for its new Central Credit Register (the Register) will begin in 2017, alternative lenders should be aware of key timelines and the steps they should be taking to prepare for credit reporting.


On 22 September 2016 the Central Bank published Regulations under the Credit Reporting Act 2013 governing the operation of the Register. Our February 2016 Client Briefing and our September 2016 Client Briefing provide further details on the expected operation of the Register.

Read the full briefing here.


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