Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage
Published on 7 December 2020
Last updated on 22 April 2021
To be eligible to vote, you must be resident in Ireland.
Whether you can vote in an election depends on your citizenship:
Each local authority must release a list of voters in its area, called the Register of Electors.
If you want to register, you must:
Add your details to the Register of Electors
Fill in the form below and return it to your local authority.
Fill out this form to join the Register of Electors.
If you have a verified MyGov account and live in Dublin, you can register online at voter.ie.
You can check if you are registered at
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