The term of office of registered teachers who were elected to the current Teaching Council comes to an end in April 2020. The Council has 37 members and 16 of these are teachers who are elected by teachers. An election for teacher members will be held in February/March 2020.
In accordance with the Teaching Council (Election of Members) Regulations 2019, the Electoral Roll, comprising teachers whose name was on the Register at 5pm on 30 September 2019 is now available for inspection by Eligible Teachers.
A condensed version of the Electoral Roll, containing the name, teacher registration number and electoral category (including geographical constituency) has been published below in multiple searchable PDF documents on the basis of surname.
Eligible Teachers, who wish to take part in the election, are invited to inspect the Electoral Roll by selecting the desired Electoral Roll document from the list below.
The Electoral Roll can be opened through Adobe Acrobat Reader, which can be downloaded, for free, here.
Amendments to the Electoral Roll
Eligible Teachers who wish to request an amendment to the Electoral Roll, in relation to omission and/or electoral category (including geographical constituency), may do so by completing the Request for Amendment to the Electoral Roll form.
Completed forms may be sent by email using the subject ‘Amendments to the Electoral Roll’ to:
or by post to:
Electoral Roll Amendments,
The Teaching Council,
Block A, Maynooth Business Campus,
Applications to amend the Electoral Roll will close on 20 December 2019 and must be accompanied by a valid email address in order to facilitate the Returning Officer in communicating with the Eligible Teacher regarding their request to amend the Electoral Roll and in order to advise them, where necessary, as to the taking of a Poll.
Pursuant to Clause 7 of the Teaching Council (Election of Members) Regulations 2019, the Returning Officer shall have sole and absolute discretion, but no obligation, to amend the Electoral Roll.