Registering to Vote
In order to vote in an election or referendum in Ireland, you must be registered to vote.
Check if you are registered at: Check The Register
Who can vote in elections and referenda?
Your eligibility to vote in different types of elections depends on your citizenship.
Irish citizens can vote in every election and referendum.
British citizens can vote in Dáil, European and local elections.
EU citizens can vote in European and local elections.
Non-EU citizens can vote in local elections.
How to apply
Application forms for inclusion on the Electoral Register, Special Voters List, Postal Voters List and the amended Electoral Register are available online here and from all local authorities, post offices and public libraries.
Completed forms must be returned to your local authority.
Last update: 15 May 2020