This message sets out the candidates for the Bye Election for the Constituency of Dublin Fingal on 29th November 2019 in the order in which they appear on the ballot paper.   If you wish to hear this information in the English language, press ‘1’ now.  If you wish to hear this information in the Irish language, press ‘2’ now.

If you are a vision impaired voter wishing to vote in secret, ask the Presiding Officer at your polling station to attach a ballot paper template to your ballot paper.   Raised numbering and braille on the template guides you to the relevant openings that correspond to the candidates on the ballot paper.

The candidate corresponding to Number 1 on the ballot paper template is GARDINER – THE WORKERS’ PARTY.   David Gardiner of 14 Palmers Copse, Palmerstown Manor, Dublin 20.  Firefighter/Paramedic.
The candidate corresponding to Number 2 on the ballot paper template is GOGARTY.   Paul Nicholas Gogarty of 39 Esker Lawns, Lucan, Co. Dublin.  Public Representative.
The candidate corresponding to Number 3 on the ballot paper template is HIGGINS – FINE GAEL.   Emer Higgins of 78 The Orchard, Lucan, Co. Dublin.  County Councillor.
The candidate corresponding to Number 4 on the ballot paper template is KAVANAGH – GREEN PARTY/COMHAONTAS GLAS.  Peter Kavanagh of 25 Boot Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22. County Councillor.
The candidate corresponding to Number 5 on the ballot paper template is KEDDY.  Charlie Keddy of Sea Road, Kilcoole, County Wicklow. Plumber.
The candidate corresponding to Number 6 on the ballot paper template is MADDEN – NON PARTY.  Peter Madden of Main Street, Roscrea, County Tipperary. Environmental Educator. 
The candidate corresponding to Number 7 on the ballot paper template is MCNALLY – SOCIAL DEMOCRATS.   Anne-Marie McNally of 22 Liffey Drive, Lucan, Co. Dublin.  Policy Analyst.
The candidate corresponding to Number 8 on the ballot paper template is MOYNIHAN – FIANNA FÁIL.   Shane Moynihan of 8 Larkfield Court, Lucan. Co. Dublin.  County Councillor / Research Manager.
The candidate corresponding to Number 9 on the ballot paper template is NOLAN – INDEPENDENTS 4 CHANGE.  Ruth Nolan of 10A Old County Road, Crumlin, Dublin 12.  Community Worker.
The candidate corresponding to Number 10 on the ballot paper template is SWEENEY – SOLIDARITY – PEOPLE BEFORE PROFIT.   Kellie Sweeney of 11 Hillcrest Court, Lucan, Co. Dublin.  Nurse.
The candidate corresponding to Number 11 on the ballot paper template is TIMMONS.  Francis Timmons of 16 Cherrywood Villas, Clondalkin, D22 EW70. County Councillor.
The candidate corresponding to Number 12 on the ballot paper template is TUFFY – THE LABOUR PARTY.  Joanna Tuffy of 46A Esker Lawns, Lucan, Co. Dublin K78 X5H0.  County Councillor.
The candidate corresponding to Number 13 on the ballot paper template is WARD – SINN FÉIN.  Mark Ward of 26 Hannah Square, St. Edmunds, Lucan, Co. Dublin.  Elected Representative.

Write ‘1’ in the opening on the template that corresponds to the candidate of your first choice; write ‘2’ in the opening that corresponds to the candidate of your second choice, and so on.


You can familiarise yourself with the candidates on the ballot paper by contacting this number as often as you wish in advance of polling day. You can also use your mobile phone in the polling station centre on polling day to access this information.


Details of the candidates can also be viewed on the Notice of Poll on the website of the Dublin County Returning Officer at www.dublincountyreturningofficer.com. This message will now repeat itself.