Bye-elections took place in April 2021 to fill two vacancies in the Seanad caused by the resignations of Senator Michael D’Arcy and Senator Elisha McCallion.

Maria Byrne and Gerry Horkan have been elected to Seanad Éireann.

Polls closed and votes were counted on 21 April 2021. The electorate for the bye-elections was the Members of Dáil Éireann and Seanad Éireann.

Agricultural panel

Counting complete

Agricultural panel

Maria Byrne has been elected to the Oireachtas Sub-Panel of the Agricultural Panel on the first count. Full results of the count are in this document.

Industrial and commercial panel

Counting complete

Industrial and commercial panel

Gerry Horkan has been elected to the Oireachtas Sub-Panel of the Industrial and Commercial Panel on the first count. Full results of the count are in this document.

Candidates

The Seanad Returning Officer sat for the ruling on nominations on 30 March 2021. See the lists of candidates for election to the two panels.

Contact details

Seanad Returning Officer

Martin Groves

(01) 618 3226

SeanadRO@oireachtas.ie

Seanad Office

Leinster House

Kildare Street

D02 XR20