The President of Ireland (Uachtarán na hÉireann) is the head of State. The President's role and functions are set out in the Constitution.
The President of Ireland has important constitutional and ceremonial functions.
The President of Ireland has important functions in relation to legislation.
The President's Award is the President's National Challenge Award for young people in Ireland between the ages of 15 and 25. Find out how to achieve a Bronze, Silver or Gold Gaisce award.
The President is elected directly by the people of Ireland. Read about who can vote, who can stand for election and how the process works.
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