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#Electoral Register

# electoral-register - Monday 27 January, 2020

Opinion: How would I, a refugee in Ireland, vote in this election?
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Opinion: How would I, a refugee in Ireland, vote in this election?

Jan 27th 2020, 7:00 AM 20,486 Views 45 Comments

Voting is a privilege and homelessness is the biggest challenge, writes Evgeny Shtorn.

# electoral-register - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Opinion: Young people don't vote? You may be right, but we might surprise you
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Opinion: Young people don't vote? You may be right, but we might surprise you

Jan 22nd 2020, 9:10 AM 13,947 Views 72 Comments

Without a willingness to inform ourselves and vote, we simply have no leg to stand on, write Adam Hallissey and Ben Quigley, creators of Progressivebrief.com.

# electoral-register - Thursday 16 January, 2020

If you've registered to vote in the past 8 months, you may need to register again
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If you've registered to vote in the past 8 months, you may need to register again

Jan 16th 2020, 4:27 PM 19,185 Views 7 Comments

Next Wednesday is the last day you have to register in time for the upcoming election.

# electoral-register - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Thousands of people who registered to vote may not be able to if election is held before 15 February
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# Ge 2020

Thousands of people who registered to vote may not be able to if election is held before 15 February

Jan 14th 2020, 7:53 AM 19,628 Views 33 Comments

It has emerged that the updated register will not become valid until after Valentine’s Day.

# electoral-register - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Calls to reform 'outdated and cumbersome' electoral register system
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# Electoral Reform

Calls to reform 'outdated and cumbersome' electoral register system

Jun 10th 2018, 6:30 AM 7,797 Views 29 Comments

Politicians have said there are significant inaccuracies on the register.

# electoral-register - Thursday 24 May, 2018

'No evidence of voter fraud' - Council says French student received polling card due to clerical error
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# Electoral Register

'No evidence of voter fraud' - Council says French student received polling card due to clerical error

May 24th 2018, 8:13 AM 14,486 Views 85 Comments

The student’s voter registration form was submitted in a batch from NUI Galway last year and it indicated that she was an Irish citizen.

# electoral-register - Monday 23 April, 2018

Opinion: 'We need funding for councils to go house to house and check the status of the voters'
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# Electoral Register

Opinion: 'We need funding for councils to go house to house and check the status of the voters'

Apr 23rd 2018, 7:00 AM 15,281 Views 35 Comments

I know of cases where all that is needed to remove a name from the register is a phone call request and a follow up email to the council, writes Sinéad Halpin.

# electoral-register - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Can't find yourself on the checktheregister.ie? Don't worry, it's highly likely you're still able to vote
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# Eighth Referendum

Can't find yourself on the checktheregister.ie? Don't worry, it's highly likely you're still able to vote

Apr 19th 2018, 6:05 AM 26,315 Views 18 Comments

People have been having issues finding out if they’re still registered, but it’s unlikely to be because they’ve been de-registered to vote.

# electoral-register - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Opinion: 'Young people should be automatically registered to vote at 18'
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# Electoral Register

Opinion: 'Young people should be automatically registered to vote at 18'

Nov 25th 2017, 9:00 AM 8,977 Views 79 Comments

Our democracy is diminished and undermined when so many young people are unnecessarily excluded, writes James Doorley.

# electoral-register - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Facebook will have a personalised message for all its adult Irish users today...
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# Check The Register

Facebook will have a personalised message for all its adult Irish users today...

Jan 20th 2016, 6:01 AM 26,777 Views 33 Comments

The social media giant wants us all to make sure we’re on the electoral register before the general election rolls into town in a few weeks.

# electoral-register - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Nearly 1% of voters 'struck off' Dublin City electoral register since January
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# Check It

Nearly 1% of voters 'struck off' Dublin City electoral register since January

Apr 23rd 2015, 3:38 PM 14,511 Views 39 Comments

A number of people have been surprised to find their name is not on the register.

# electoral-register - Friday 23 May, 2014

Countdown's over (finally), here's what you need to vote today
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# Mark Your Card

Countdown's over (finally), here's what you need to vote today

May 23rd 2014, 6:30 AM 11,697 Views 96 Comments

You don’t need a polling card, but might need some ID.

# electoral-register - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Are you on the electoral register? Time is running out to get on it
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# Rock The Vote

Are you on the electoral register? Time is running out to get on it

May 3rd 2014, 8:15 AM 7,294 Views 16 Comments

The deadline to register is this Tuesday.