Adrian Kavanagh, 15th June 2021
This post will list all the officially selected/declared candidates for the upcoming Dublin Bay South by-election, which will take place on Thursday 8th July 2021.
As of this point in time, 15 candidates have been selected to contest the Dublin Bay South by-election and 9 (60.0%) of these are women and 6 (40.0%) are men.
5 (33.3%) of the candidates currently hold electoral office – Cllrs. Claire Byrne, Mannix Flynn and James Geoghegan and Senators Ivana Bacik and Lynn Boylan – Lynn Boylan was also an MEP for Dublin between 2014 and 2019.
The list of selected/declared candidates for the Dublin Bay South by-election contest (with a more detailed/official listing available for these candidates now on the Dublin City Returning Officer webiste) includes:
|Fianna Fáil||Cllr. Deirdre Conroy|
|Fine Gael||Cllr. James Geoghegan|
|Green Party||Cllr. Claire Byrne|
|Labour||Sen. Ivana Bacik|
|National Party||Justin Barrett|
|People Before Profit||Brigid Purcell|
|Sinn Féin||Sen. Lynn Boylan|
|Social Demorats||Sarah Durcan|
|Independent||Cllr. Mannix Flynn|
|John Dominic Keigher|