A time table for the general election will appear here if and when and election is called. An example of the timetable of the previous election is included below for example purposes. 

Item Dates
 Writ issued by Clerk of Dáil Wednesday 3 February
 Ministerial Order appointing polling day etc. Wednesday 3 February
 Publish Notice of Election Not later than Saturday 6 February
 Closing date for supplement to postal and special voters list Friday 5 February
 Closing date for supplement to register Tuesday 9 February
 Earliest time for receiving nominations Monday 8 February - 10:00am
 Latest time for receiving nominations Thursday 11 February - 12:00 noon
 Latest time for withdrawal of nominations Friday 12 February - 12:00 noon
 Publish Notice of Poll ASAP after 12:00 noon, Friday 12 February
 Polling Day Friday 26 February
 Hours of Poll 7:00am to 10:00pm
 Count commences Saturday 27 February - 9:00 am