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Register of Electors 2014/2015

                                   

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Statement

Register of Electors 2014/15

Information Campaign

 

Work is underway on the information campaign for preparation of the Register of Electors 2014/15. 

 

Information Leaflet

An information leaflet targeting our campaign message "Your Vote is Your Voice" was delivered to almost every household in the county recently.

 

Information Clinics

In order to assist people in checking their details on the register, to amend their details or to register to vote, Information Clinics will be held in libraries and other locations throughout the county, commencing on the 3rd September next.  The purpose of these clinics is to encourage participation in the electoral process and to assist people in registering on the Electoral Register.  

 

Clinics will start next week in the following locations:

Athy Library - Tuesday 3rd September 3 pm to 7 pm

Leixlip Library - Thursday 5th September 3 pm to 7 pm

and continuing at various locations throughout the county during September including Naas, Castledermot, Kilcock, Celbridge, Kildare, Newbridge and Maynooth.   

 

Details with regard to the locations and times of all clinics is available on our website and will be published locally in advance.

 

Checktheregister

The Register of Electors can be checked at the local post office, library or Garda station or online at www.checktheregister.ie.  Enquiries can also be made by phoning our office on 045-980201 or by email to register@kildarecoco.ie.

 

If you are not registered or your details are incorrect, application forms for entry/correction may be obtained from the local post office, library, Garda station, directly from our head office at Áras Chill Dara and can be downloaded from our website www.kildarecountycouncil.ie.  If you believe any previous residents may still be registered at your address, please provide us with their details, so that their names may be removed.   

Social Media

In recent weeks a lot of information with regard to the Register of Electors has issued via social media.  Follow us on twitter and like us on facebook to receive further updates.

 

Supplementary Register

In order to vote in the referendum on the abolition of Seanad Éireann and the setting up of a Court of Appeal on Friday, 4 October, you must be an Irish citizen and your name must be entered on the Register of Electors 2013/14.  You may check if you are registered on www.checktheregister.ie.

 

If your name does not appear on the current Register of Electors and you wish to vote you may apply for entry on the Supplement to the Register of Electors.  The closing date for inclusion on the supplement for the forthcoming poll is Tuesday, 17 September 2013.

The closing date for application for inclusion on the Special and Postal Voters Lists for the upcoming referendum is Monday, 9 September 2013.  This applies to such categories as circumstances of occupation, third level students and the disabled, whether living at home or in a nursing home.  

Application forms may be downloaded from our website www.kildarecountycouncil.ie or obtained in post offices, community libraries and Garda stations.

 

 

                                                                                             

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