Postal Voting

Postal & Special Voting is available in certain circumstances and all forms must be with your local authority, no later than close of business on Saturday, 28th April 2018

All forms are available on the APPLICATION FORMS page

Document                                                             Form Name
Postal due to Sickness                                              PVS 1         
Postal due to Occupation/Student                            PVS 2 
Special Voter                                                       SVS 1          
Inclusion to Supplement - Prisoner                 RFA 4
Postal due to Prisoner                                              RFG 1     
Garda - Postal Vote                                                 RFB 1           
Defence Forces - Postal Vote                            RFC 1      
Civil Servant - Outside the State                   SVS 5                 
Postal due to Returning Officer                               PV4
(person working in polling station on the day of polling) 

 

Disabled Postal Voters List

Application Form PVS1 form must be completed and returned to Leitrim County Council in order to be included in the Disabled Postal Voters List.

If you have a physical illness or physical disability and you wish to vote by post from your home, you may apply to go on the Postal Voters List. You may only apply for entry on this List, if:
(i) you are unable to go in person to vote at your polling station due to physical illness or physical disability; and
(ii) the illness or disability is likely to continue for the duration (12 months from 15th February) of the Register to which the application relates.

 

Certian Circumstances of Occupation or Certain Students

Application Form PVS2 must be completed and returned to Leitrim County Council in order to be included in the Postal Voters List for Persons unable to vote due to Circumstances of Occupation, Service of Employment or Education, you may apply for entry in the postal voters list.

An elector participating on a full time basis on an educational course of study at an educational institution in the State and who is likely to be unable to go in person on polling day to vote at his or her polling station, may also apply to be included in the postal voters list.

 

Prisoners unable to vote at their polling station due to circumstances of their detention in a prison pursuant to an order of a court

Application Form RFA4 must be completed and returned to Leitrim County Council if you wish to apply for entry as a Postal Voter if you are likely to be unable to go in person on polling day because of the circumstances of your detention in prison pursuant to an order of a court.

 

An Garda Síochána Postal Voters List

Application Form RFB1 must be completed and retured to Leitrim County Cuoncil if you with to apply for entry as a Postal Voter if you are a member of the Garda Síochána, as you have a choice of being registered as a postal voter or as an ordinary vot.

All persons in receipt of a Postal Vote are denoted on the Register of Electors with an “ S ” beside their name. Such Voters may not vote in Person at a Polling Station. Further information and application forms are available from the Customer Services at the below contact details.

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