Billy Kelleher MEP

MEP for Ireland South

Meet Billy

A member of Dáil Éireann for Cork North Central since 1997, and Seanad Éireann between 1993 and 1997, Billy brings a wealth of political and legislative experience to the European Parliament.
Married to Lisa with three teenage children, Billy hails from Glanmire in Co. Cork and was educated locally at Sacred Heart College, Carrignavar, Co. Cork and at the Pallaskenry Agricultural College in Co. Limerick.

Billy’s Priorities

As a member of the ECON committee and the ENVI committee, Billy is in a unique position to influence decisions that will directly affect the people of Ireland.

– Fighting for fairer mortgages

– Flexibility in the Stability and Growth Pact

– Greater supports for SMEs

– Delivering a Just Transition as part of the European Green Deal

– Protecting farm incomes and improving CAP

– Standing up for human rights across the world

Latest News from Billy


Kelleher calls for new Search and Rescue mission in Mediterranean


Kelleher vows to protect Ireland’s corporation tax rate in Europe


Kelleher secures membership of Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee


Ireland must complete CETA free trade agreement ratification – Kelleher

Get in touch with Billy

For any issues, contact Billy’s office by email or telephone.

Ireland South

Phone: +353 87 336 6421


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