Kerry Electoral area: Latest updates
Toireasa Ferris (SF) is poised to top the poll in Tralee and is currently holding 25.7pc of first preferences, which could be enough to bring along her running mate Pa Daly who's on 7.1pc.
Fianna Fáil's Norma Foley is polling well ahead of party colleague Tom Fitzgerald. They are at 10.5pc and 5.2pc, respectively.
Former TD Tom McEllistrim (FF) has 8.3pc of the vote, according to early tallies.
Fine Gael's Pat McCarthy is at 11.2pc and Labour's Terry O'Brien is at 8.3pc. Sitting councillor Jim Finucane (FG) is at 6.5pc.