The count is underway at Cilin Hill
A third of all ballot boxes have been opened and tallied at Cilin Hill this morning.
According to tallies voters in Freshford in North Kilkenny recorded a 60% Yes vote with a 40% No vote.
In Clogh tallies suggest the margin was closer with 57% of voters saying Yes, compared to a 42% No vote.
All the Carlow boxes have now been counted and a number of boxes from North Kilkenny have now been counted.
The tallies have recorded a 63% Yes vote and 37% No vote in Carlow.
Early tallies from mainly rural polling stations in Kilkenny indicate a 56% Yes vote with 44% of voters recording a No vote.