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#Electoral Register

# electoral-register - Monday 27 January, 2020

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

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

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

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

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Calls to reform 'outdated and cumbersome' electoral register system

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

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'

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

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'

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...

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

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

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

The deadline to register is this Tuesday.