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Conditions for Registration

 

 

Currently showing the Live 2016-2017 Electoral Register in force until 14 February 2017

To check the Draft Register for 2017-2018 which will come into force on 15 February 2017 contact your Local Authority

 

Age

 

A person must be 18 years of age by 15th February to be included in the register for that year.

 

Citizenship

 

While every adult resident is entitled to be registered, you must supply details of your citizenship, as this will determine what elections you may vote in.

 


The right to vote is as follows:

 

  • Irish citizens may vote at every election and referendum.
  • British citizens may vote at Dáil, European and Local elections.
  • Other EU citizens may vote at European and Local elections
  • Non-EU citizens may vote at Local elections only.

 

Residence A person must be ordinarily resident at the address in question on 1st September in the year preceding the coming into force of the Register.

 

 Clár na dToghthóirí (Irish)

 Register of Electors Brochure English

 

 

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