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2007 Abkhazian local elections

Elections in constituencies no. 3, 19 and 26 were judged invalid, in the latter two cases because turnout had not surpassed 25%. Reruns were scheduled for 1 April, with the nomination period running from 20 February to 12 March and the registrati ...

2011 Abkhazian local elections

Candidates could be nominated between 23 January and 2 February by interest groups or by officially registered political parties. However, the governing United Abkhazia was the only party to make use this possibility on a large scale, and none of ...

2016 Abkhazian local elections

The terms of the 5th convocations had originally been set to expire in February 2015, but were extended on 17 December 2014 by the Peoples Assembly. On 3 February 2016, the Peoples Assembly extended elections in Gali District once again, until 12 ...

2019 Albanian local elections

2019 Albanian local elections were a set of highly contested elections in Albania held on 30 June 2019. Voters were asked to elect mayors, municipal council members, municipal unit mayors and municipal unit members. These were the second local el ...

2017 Greater Geelong City Council election

Elections for the Greater Geelong City Council are scheduled to take place on 27 October 2017. Conducted by post, they are occurring separately to other local government elections in the state due to the 2016 sacking of the Council.

2009 Carinthian state and municipal elections

The Carinthian state and municipal elections of 2009 were held in the Austrian state of Carinthia on 1 March 2009. Carinthia is the stronghold of the national conservative Alliance for the Future of Austria, whose founder Jorg Haider died in a ca ...

1994 Belgian local elections

Local elections were held in Belgium on 9 October 1994. The ten provincial councils as well as all municipal councils were elected. The election was, apart from the European election in June that year, the first one since the fourth state reform, ...

2006 Belgian local elections

The Belgian provincial, municipal and district elections of 2006 took place on Sunday 8 October 2006. The electors have elected the municipal councillors of 589 cities and towns as well as the ten provincial councils. The voters in the town of An ...

2012 Belgian local elections

The Belgian provincial, municipal and district elections of 2012 took place on 14 October. As with the previous 2006 elections, these are no longer organised by the Belgian federal state but instead by the respective regions: In the city of Antwe ...

2018 Belgian local elections

The Belgian provincial, municipal and district elections of 2018 took place on Sunday 14 October 2018. They are organised by the respective regions: Brussels with 19 municipalities Flanders with 5 provinces and 300 down from 308 municipalities In ...

2012 Brazilian municipal elections

The Brazilian municipal elections of 2012 took place on October 7 and on October 28. Over 138 million voters chose mayors, deputy mayors and city councillors for the 5.568 municipalities of Brazil. These were the first elections in which the rece ...

2016 Brazilian municipal elections

The Brazilian municipal elections of 2016 took place on 2 October 2016 and on 30 October 2016. Electors chose mayors, vice-mayors and city councillors of all 5.568 cities of the country. The partisan conventions took place between 20 July and 5 A ...

2008 Brazilian municipal elections

The Brazilian municipal elections of 2008 were held on October 5 and October 26. Over 130 million voters will choose mayors and city councillors for the 5.565 municipalities of Brazil. Brazilian law allows candidates to run under ballot names dif ...

Municipal elections in Canada

Municipal elections in Canada fall within the jurisdiction of the various provinces and territories, who usually hold their municipal elections on the same date every two, three or four years, depending on the location. Each province has its own ...

1990 Czech municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in the Czech Republic on 23 and 24 November 1990 as part of nationwide municipal elections in Czechoslovakia. Voter turnout was 73.55%. A total of 51 parties contested the elections, which were won by the Civic Forum ...

2014 Czech municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in the Czech Republic on 10–11 October 2014. Approximately 62.300 local council seats were elected. The date of the elections was announced by the President Milos Zeman in June 2014.

1978 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 1978 were held on 7 March 1978. 4759 municipal council members were elected to the 1 April 1978 - 31 December 1981 term of office in the 275 municipalities, as well as members of the 14 counties of Denmark. The munic ...

1981 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 1981 were held on 17 November 1981. 4769 municipal council members were elected to the 1982 - 1985 term of office in the 275 municipalities, as well as members of the 14 counties of Denmark.

1985 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 1985 were held on 19 November 1985. 4773 municipal council members were elected to the 1986 - 1989 term of office in the 275 municipalities, as well as members of the 14 counties of Denmark.

1989 Danish local elections

The Danish regional elections of 1989 were held on 21 November 1989. 4737 municipal council members were elected to the 1990 - 1993 term of office in the 275 municipalities, as well as 374 members of the 14 counties of Denmark.

1993 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 1993 were held on 16 November 1993. 4703 municipal council members were elected to the 1994 - 1997 term of office in the 275 municipalities, as well as members of the 14 county councils of Denmark.

1997 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 1997 were held on 18 November 1997. 4685 municipal council members were elected to the 1998 - 2001 term of office in the 275 municipalities, as well as members of the 14 counties of Denmark.

2001 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 2001 were held on 20 November 2001. 4647 municipal council members were elected to 271 municipal councils, as well as members of 13 counties of Denmark. Previously, there were 14 counties and 275 municipalities, but ...

2005 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 2005 were held on 15 November 2005. 2522 municipal council members were elected in Denmarks 98 municipalities and 205 regional council members in the five regions. Most of these were newly formed municipalities, name ...

2009 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 2009 were held on 17 November 2009. Councils were elected in Denmarks 98 municipalities and the five regions. 2468 seats were contested in the municipal elections. 205 seats were contested in the regional elections.

2013 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 2013 were held on 19 November 2013 in Denmarks 98 municipal councils, contesting 2.444 seats for the 2014-17 term of office, and in five regional councils, contesting 205 seats for the 2014-17 term. Advance voting be ...

2017 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 2017 were held on 21 November 2017 for Denmarks 98 municipal councils and five regional councils. All 2.432 seats were contested for the 2018–21 term of office, together with 205 seats in five regional councils. In t ...

2021 Danish local elections

The Danish local elections of 2021 will be held in 2021 for Denmarks 98 municipal councils and five regional councils. All seats were contested for the 2021-25 term of office, together with seats in five regional councils. In the previous electio ...

Municipal elections in France

Municipal elections in France allow the people to elect members of the City Council in each commune. These are called conseillers municipaux. They elect the mayor, who chairs the city council, as well as Deputies to the Mayor. The term of office ...

1959 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 8 and 15 March 1959. After coming to power in 1958 under the 5th Republic, the 1959 locals were the first municipal elections under the new republic. After exceptional scores in 1958, the Gaullist UDR re ...

1965 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 14 and 21 March 1965. As in 1959, the UDR realized deceiving results. The Communists gained, but they also came out of their isolation and started co-operating with other parties of the parliamentary left.

1971 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 14 and 21 March 1971. Georges Pompidou had been in power since 1969 by 1971. The UDR gained in the radical south-west while the French Communist Party gained in the north and east. On the left, the socia ...

1977 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 13 and 20 March 1977. By 1977, President Valery Giscard dEstaing had been in power since 1974. The left-wing coalition of the Communists and Socialists, united under a "government program" swept the elec ...

1983 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 6 and 13 March 1983. President François Mitterrand and leader of the Socialist Party held power since May 1981. The left-wing coalition of the Socialists and Communists, in power for only two years, was ...

1989 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 12 and 19 March 1989. After the 1983 disaster, the left did relatively well in 1989. They gained Nantes, Strasbourg, Brest, Orleans, Mulhouse, Avignon, Chambery, and Blois while losing Amiens, Saint-Malo ...

1995 French municipal elections

Municipal elections were held in France on 11 and 18 June 1995, more or less than one month after Jacques Chiracs election. The far-right National Front elected 3 mayors in Provence: Toulon, Orange, Marignane. It was the first time the far-right ...

2008 French municipal elections

The French municipal elections of 2008 were held on 9 March in that year to elect the municipal councils of Frances 36.782 communes. The first task of each newly constituted municipal council was to elect a mayor for that commune. Municipal counc ...

2008 Lyon municipal election

Municipal and mayoral elections will be held in Lyon in March 2008, at the same time as other municipal elections. The current Mayor of Lyon Gerard Collomb should have faced UMP candidate Dominique Perben and MoDem candidate Christophe Geourjon, ...

2008 Marseille municipal election

Municipal and mayoral elections were held in Marseille in March 2008, at the same time as other French municipal elections. The incumbent Mayor of the city, Jean-Claude Gaudin faced Socialist candidate and Senator Jean-Noel Guerini. While polls i ...

2014 French municipal elections

The French municipal elections of 2014 were held on 23 March of that year with a second round of voting, where necessary, on 30 March to elect the municipal councils of Frances communes. The first task of each newly constituted municipal council ...

2020 French municipal elections

The 2020 French municipal elections have been held on 15 and are scheduled on 22 March 2020 to renew the municipal councils of the approximately 35.000 French communes. The first round took place on 15 March but the second round has been postpone ...

2006 Greek local elections

The 2006 Greek local elections elected representatives to Greeces 3 super-prefectures, 54 prefectures, provinces, and approximately 1.033 communities and municipalities. The elections took place on Sunday, 15 October 2006 from 7am to 7pm. Accordi ...

2014 Greek local elections

Local elections were held in Greece on 18 May 2014 and 25 May 2014. Voters elected representatives to the countrys local authorities, comprising 13 regions and 325 municipalities.

2002 Greek local elections

The 2002 Greek local elections elected representatives to Greeces super-prefectures, 54 prefectures, provinces, and approximately 1.033 communities and municipalities. The local elections in Greece traditionally occur during the month of October. ...

2010 Greek local elections

The 2010 Greek local elections were held on 7 November 2010 and 14 November 2010 to elect representatives to Greeces restructured local authorities, comprising 13 regions and 325 municipalities.

2014 Hungarian local elections

Hungarian local elections were held in Hungary on October 12, 2014. It was the first local election according to the new Constitution of Hungary which went into force on 1 January 2012. The new electoral law entered into force that day.

2011 Tamil Nadu local body elections

Elections to Local bodies in Tamil Nadu were held in two phases in the month of October 2011 viz. 17 October 2011 and 19 October 2011. The ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam made a landslide victory by gaining all the corporation may ...

2012 Brihanmumbai Mahanagar Palika election

The Brihanmumbai Mahanagar Palika election, 2012 was an election of members to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation which took place on 16 February 2012.

2014 Tripura local elections

On 15 July 2014 elections to local bodies were held in the Indian state of Tripura. The Tripura State Election Commission announced the election date on 28 April 2014. This was the fifth panchayat election since the introduction of directly elect ...

Local body elections in Tamil Nadu

Edapaddi should politely step down this Tamil Nadu government cannot even conduct local body election for the past 3 and half years they are not bothered about the condition of the people only concerned about their political stand which I am afra ...