2001 Tipperary South by-election
Tipperary South shown within Ireland
The election was won by Fine Gael Senator Tom Hayes. The other candidates being Phil Prendergast standing as an Independent, Michael Maguire for Fianna Fáil and Denis Landy for the Labour Party. Prendergast, Maguire and Landy were all members of South Tipperary County Council at the time.
This was the second by-election in Tipperary South during the 28th Dáil.
|2001 Tipperary South by-election|
|Party||Candidate||FPv%||Count 1||Count 2||Count 3|
|Fine Gael||Tom Hayes||35.9||11,446||12,513||15,791|
|Fianna Fáil||Michael Maguire||26.5||8,461||9,251|
|Labour Party||Denis Landy||12.9||4,103|
|Electorate: 54,542 Valid: 31,907 Quota: 15,954 Turnout: 58.5%|