European Parliament election, 2019 (Ireland)

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European Parliament election in Ireland, 2019

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All 13 Irish seats to the European Parliament

  First party Second party Third party
  Tallinn Digital Summit. Handshake Leo Varadkar and Jüri Ratas (36679163084) (cropped).jpg Mary Lou McDonald (official portrait) (cropped).jpg Micheál Martin 2015 (cropped).jpg
Leader Leo Varadkar Mary Lou McDonald Micheál Martin
Party Fine Gael Sinn Féin Fianna Fáil
Alliance EPP GUE/NGL ALDE
Leader since 2 June 2017 10 February 2018 26 January 2011
Last election 22.3%, 4 seats 19.5%, 3 seats 22.3%, 1 seat

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
  Brendan Howlin Aviva (cropped).jpg Eamon Ryan Green Party.jpg No image.png
Leader Brendan Howlin Eamon Ryan
Party Labour Party Green Party Solidarity–PBP
Alliance S&D Greens/EFA GUE/NGL
Leader since 20 May 2016 27 May 2011
Last election 5.3%, 0 seats 4.9%, 0 seats 1.8%, 0 seats
Members of the
European Parliament

for Ireland
1st delegation (1973)
2nd delegation (1973–77)
3rd delegation (1977–79)
1st term (1979)
2nd term (1984)
3rd term (1989)
4th term (1994)
5th term (1999)
6th term (2004)
7th term (2009)
8th term (2014)
9th term (2019)
List of women MEPs

The 2019 European Parliament election in Ireland is the Irish component of the 2019 European Parliament election and will be held on Friday, 24 May 2019,[1] on the same day as the 2019 local elections. The election will be conducted under the single transferable vote.

Ireland's number of seats will increase from 11 to 13 following Brexit.[2][3] A Constituency Committee was established by the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government in July 2018 in order to facilitate the increase in seats. The Committee's report will be published by 24 September 2018.[4]

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