Our country is on the brink of a civic renewal and we have an unprecedented opportunity to further citizen engagement in our democracy. With a General Election looming Young People must play our part, if you’re eligible to vote – make sure you’re on the register of electors. Even if you’re not old enough to vote this time around, have a list of questions prepared for Politicians as they call to you door canvasing for votes. Have your say!
ISSU is encouraging all young people eligible to vote to register now…
Application forms for inclusion on the Electoral Register, Special Voters List, Postal Voters List and the amended Electoral Register are available from all local authorities, post offices and public libraries. Completed forms must be returned to your local authority. You cou can register up to 15 working days before the general election!
Forms may also be available on http://www.checktheregister.ie/