Welcome to the 2018 Presidential Election

Polling at the Presidential Election will take place on Friday 26 October 2018, between the hours of 7.00am and 10.00pm. Results from each constituency, received at the Central Count Centre, Dublin Castle, Dublin 2 on the day of the count will be available here.

First Preference Votes - Count 1

68% overall voter turnout
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Key Dates

  • Polling Day: Friday 26 October 2018
  • Nomination Period: Thursday 30 August 2018 (10am) – Wednesday 26 September 2018 (12 noon)
  • Ruling on Nominations: Wednesday 26 September 2018 (3pm)
  • Presidential Election Order: Tuesday 28 August 2018