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Voting and Election Guide Publication

Local authorities publish guides in Irish, English and some European languages to explain how the Irish voting system works and how the public can to exercise their right to vote.

Related Information

Categories of Elector

The Register comprises four categories of electors. A person's citizenship determines their category and the type of elections at which they may vote as in the table below:

Citizenship Type of Election at which eligible to vote Letter on Register

Election Posters

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD has on 5 April 2024 made orders appointing Friday, 7 June 2024 as the polling day for the European Parliament and Local Elections.

Local & European Elections

When the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government announces that the Government has agreed European Parliament or Local Elections will be held to be entitled to vote your name must be included on the Register of Electors.

How to register to vote

Each local authority is legally obliged to maintain, update and publish its Register of Electors. The Register must be maintained and updated on an ongoing basis.

To be eligible for inclusion in the Register of Electors, you must:

Notice regarding Electoral Register Appeals

The latest date for the receipt of Appeals in respect of the Register of Electors of the County of Tipperary in advance of the Local and European elections shall be Wednesday 22nd May 2024 at 4.30pm.

Postal & Special Voter Applications

Closing date for receipt of Postal & Special Voters Applications for the Local and European Elections 2024 is 11 May 2024.

Postal Voters List

A person registered as a postal voter may vote by post only and may not vote at a polling station. Electors must apply each year to be on the postal voters list.

Categories of Postal Voters:

Part I
Defence Forces

Part II
Gardaí Siochána

Part III
Diplomats and their spouses

Statutory Provisions

It is now your responsibility to ensure that you’re registered to vote.

The Local Government Elections 2024
The European Parliament Elections 2024

will be held on 7th June 2024. If you are eligible to vote and not on the register of electors you must apply before Monday 20th May 2024.

How to apply: