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Seanad Éireann

What is Seanad Éireann ?

The Register of Seanad Electors for the Dublin University constituency is prepared and kept in pursuance of the Electoral Act, 1923. The Seanad Éireann Register, which is published on June 1 annually, is a list of the names, addresses and qualifications of graduates of the University of Dublin who have claimed to be registered.

Registered claimants are eligible to vote in Seanad Éireann elections within in the constituency of University of Dublin(DU).

The Register of Electors may be used for electoral purposes only. An Edited Register of Electors, which is also published annually, may be used for commercial purposes. Please contact if you wish to view a copy of the Register.

Should you wish to add your details to the electoral register please submit your details thought the Register tab below or you can complete the Seanad Electoral Register Form of Claim and forward to



Seanad Electoral Register (2018)

The 2018 Seanad Electoral Register is now published. If you would like to confirm your inclusion on the provisional register please contact the Academic Registry Service Desk.

For more information on eligibility to be included on the Seanad Electoral Register for the University of Dublin constituency, please see our FAQ.

2016 Election Results

The three senators nominated in the 2016 election were:

Ivana Bacik: She is a qualified Barrister, former TCD Students’ Union President and a Senior Lecturer and Fellow of Trinity College Dublin (elected in 2005). Ivana has been a senator for the University of Dublin since 2007.

David Norris: Father of the House, former TCD lecturer and Leader of the Independent University Group in Seanad Éireann. David was first nominated as a member of the Seanad in 1987.

Lynn Ruane: Currently serving as the President of Trinity College Dublin’s Students’ Union. Lynn is a first time candidate and the only new Senator to be returned in this year’s vote.

Seanad Éireann Electoral Register FAQs