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General Election 2020

The Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government has signed the Polling Day Order fixing 8 February 2020 as the day for taking the poll at the General Election.

Polls will be open between the hours of 7:00am and 10:00pm.

Every person who is an Irish or British citizen and is included in the Register of Electors is entitled to vote at the General Election.

You may check if you are registered to vote on www.checktheregister.ie or by contacting the Franchise Section on 044 933 2000 or via register@westmeathcoco.ie

If you are not registered to vote, the following deadlines apply:

The closing date for the Supplement to the Register of Electors is Wednesday 22 January 2020.

The closing date for the Supplement to the Postal Voters and Special Voters Lists is Thursday 16 January 2020.

If you need to register to vote, or to update your voter details, please download the relevant forms below.

For further information, please see Register to Vote


RFA2 - Supplement to Register of Electors - English

RFA3 - Change of Address - English

RFA5 - Change of Citizenship - English

PVS1 - Postal Supplement - Illness or Disability - Bilingual

PVS2 - Postal Supplement - Occupation or Student - English

Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 16/01/2020