The Social Democrats make the biggest gains in the Red C poll, with support for Labour continuing to fall
The first opinion poll since the general election has indicated there would be no significant gains for either Fine Gael or Fianna Fáil in the event of a second election.
The poll of more than 1,000 voters by Red C for the Sunday Business Post has indicated a 1% increase for the two parties on their election performances - up to 27% for Fine Gael and 25% for Fianna Fáil.
The poll also shows a small boost for Sinn Féin - from 14% support to 15% - with the Independent Alliance also up a point to 5%.
The only group that sees a potentially significant gain in the poll are the Social Democrats - the poll showing a two point jump in support to 5%.
However, the poll indicates further potential losses for Labour, putting them on 4% support compared to their 7% level in the election. It puts them on the same level as the Anti Austerity Alliance / People Before Profit, who see new change since the election.
The poll also shows a four point drop in support for Independent candidates to 9%.
The Greens would remain on 3%, with Renua - who won no seats in the general election - on 2%.
The poll comes amid continued discussions on Government formation.
The new Dáil, which met for the first time on Thursday, failed to elect a new Taoiseach.
It has been adjourned until the 22nd of March, when there will be an update on talks to form a Government and statements on a number of issues.
Michael Brennan, Political correspondent with the Sunday Business Post, says the results speak for themselves: