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  1. Annual report 2015

    2015 was a special year for the Electoral Council in several respects. Combined elections for provincial councils and the ...

    News item | 04-03-2016 | 13:16

  2. EU-Ukraine Association Agreement referendum gets green light

    A total of 427,939 valid declarations of support were submitted for the organisation of a referendum on the Association Agreement ...

    News item | 14-10-2015 | 13:02

  3. Advisory Referendum Act in force

    As from 1 July 2015, persons eligible to cast a vote may request for a referendum to be held on newly adopted Acts and Treaties. ...

    News item | 22-07-2015 | 13:04

  4. Final results of the elections to the Senate

    The VVD and PvdA government coalition secured a total of 21 seats during the elections to the Senate. This means that the ...

    News item | 02-06-2015 | 13:08

  5. Annual report 2014

    In 2014, regular municipal council elections and elections of the Dutch members of the European Parliament were held. In ...

    News item | 09-03-2015 | 13:10

  6. Investigation into voting printer and scanner specifications

    The Minister of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, Mr Ronald Plasterk, still believes the voting and vote counting processes ...

    News item | 24-02-2015 | 13:12

  7. Report on first observation mission Dutch municipal elections by the Council of Europe

    The Netherlands received an observation mission of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe at the ...

    News item | 03-11-2014 | 11:53

  8. 'Stemfies' during elections not banned

    Minister Plasterk of the Interior and Kingdom Relations has no intention to ban so-called 'stemfies': selfies taken by voters in ...

    News item | 29-09-2014 | 11:55

  9. Recommendations of the Electoral Council following the 2014 municipal council and European Parliament elections

    The Electoral Council advises the Minister to have the Electoral Act explicitly prohibit the making of 'boothies', photographs ...

    News item | 04-08-2014 | 11:58

  10. Results of the elections for members of the European Parliament of 22 May 2014

    On Thursday, 22 May, 4,782,251 of the 12,815,496 persons entitled to cast a vote in the elections for the Dutch members of the ...

    News item | 30-05-2014 | 12:00