Approved Body Applications

A body may apply to the Referendum Commission to be an approved body for the purposes of the referendum. Approved bodies may appoint agents to attend at the issue and opening of postal voters' ballot papers, at polling stations and at the count.

In order to become an approved body, an applicant must:

  • be having a membership of not less than 300
  • have an interest in the referendum and have a name which does not closely resemble the name of a political party registered in the Register of Political Parties

Approved Body Application Form

Please read the Explanatory Notes before completing the form. You can fill in the details of the Application Form online or you can download and print the form.

Please note the form must be signed and sent to the Referendum Commission at our address:

  • 18 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin 2.