The Council & Democracy

Register of Electors for 2022-2023

Thursday, September 23, 2021
dlr County
Intro Text 

The Register of Electors comes into force on 15 February each year and is used at each election and referendum held in the succeeding 12 months.

The Draft Register of Electors for 2022 – 2023 is now being prepared. It will be
published online on on 1 November 2021 and will be available for
inspection in our offices in Dún Laoghaire and Dundrum, in our libraries and also in
post offices within our area.

Applications for entry to the Register of Electors 2022-2023 closes on
25 November.

It is important that you check that your details / voting status are correct and that
you are registered only once.

Following the publishing of the Draft Register any person may submit a claim to
have a correction made to their details on the Draft Register, including a claim to
have the name of a person added to, or deleted from, on or before
25 November 2021.

All application forms for the Register of Electors, including a change of citizenship,
are included here

If you have any queries, please contact us on 01-2054880 or by email

You can check your details online at

Right to vote
• Be at least 18 years of age on the day the Register comes into force
• You must be ordinarily resident in the State since 1 September in the year
preceding the coming into force of the Register
As a resident you are entitled to be registered, the registration authority needs to
know a person’s citizenship to determine the elections at which they may vote.
Voting rights:
• Presidential Election and Referendum - Irish citizens
• Dáil Election - Irish citizens and British citizens
• European Parliament Election - Irish citizens and EU Member State citizens
• Local Elections - All citizens resident in Ireland

Contact us at or tel/fón: 01-2054880.