Submission of lists of political parties

ORANJESTAD - According to Article 16 (4) of the Electoral Ordinance, the President of the Principal Electoral College announces that political parties registered with the Electoral Council may submit their lists for the elections of June 25, 2021.

The submission of the candidate list takes place in two ways:

  1.  Digital submission:
     Time: Between 09:00 and 16:00 at any time
  2. Make an appointment between 09:00 and 16:00 to submit the lists in person. The authorized representative of the political party and a candidate on the list may be present at the hand-in

Digital Submission

Below are the forms that must be submitted on the day of the nomination of candidates ("submission of lists of political parties"):

  1. De kandidatenlijst (The list of candidates)
  2. The declaration of consent to the nomination of candidates (De verklaring van bewilliging in de kandidaatstelling)
  3. The declaration of receipt of the deposit with the Department of Finance (De verklaring betreffende ontvangst van de waarborgsom bij de Directie Financiën)
  4. The written declaration of color (De schriftelijke opgave van kleur)

These forms must be sent in between 09.00 and 16.00 on May 7, 2021, via e-mail: verkiezingen2021@censo.aw 

Under Article 19 in conjunction with Article 20 of the Electoral Regulation, the candidate list must also be accompanied by or submitted:

  1. The written declaration by each candidate appearing on the list that he/she consents to stand for election in the order in which the list of candidates was submitted;
  2. Proof of deposit with the Department of Finance of an amount of Afl. 1,000;
  3. A black and white passport size photograph of four by six centimeters (4×6 cm) giving a clear and good likeness of the highest placed candidate on the list;
  4. The parties may, if they wish, enclose the written declaration of color form with the submission, in case the ballots are printed in color.

Submission in person:

Time: Between 09:00 and 16:00. You can make an appointment for this between April 26 2021 and May 3, 2021, by sending an e-mail to verkiezingen2021@censo.aw. You will then receive an appointment for the submission of the candidate list on May 7, 2021, between 09:00 and 16:00. Only the authorized representative and 1 listed candidate or party leader can be present at the personal filing which will take place at the Stadhuis, Schoolstraat 2.

Under Article 19 in conjunction with Article 20 of the Electoral Regulation, the list of candidates must also be accompanied by the following documents

  1. The written declaration by each candidate appearing on it, that he/she consents to his/her nomination in the order of the list of candidates submitted;
  2. Proof of deposit with the Department of Finance of an amount of Afl. 1,000;
  3. A black and white passport size photograph of four by six centimeters (4×6 cm) giving a clear and good likeness of the highest placed candidate on the list.
  4. The parties may, if they wish, enclose the written declaration of color form with the submission, in case the ballot papers are printed in color. 

The authorized representatives of the political parties which, according to the President of the Electoral Council, will be participating in the Parliamentary Elections 2021, will receive a letter from the President of the Electoral Council detailing what is stated in this announcement.

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