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# new tds

This year
Salaries, expenses and Dáil renovations: How much will 14 new TDs cost the state?
The population of the country reached 5.15 million in the last census, which is why the Commission has recommended adding 14 new seats.
Here's how Ireland's constituencies will look for the next election
More TDs, new constituencies and changing boundaries.
Ireland to get 14 more TDs following significant constituency review
There has also been a major redrawing of constituency boundaries.
Last year
The next Dáil will have at least 11 extra TDs
The minimum number of TDs will be 171, with some believing it could rise to 178.