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Deputies of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the eighth convocation and local Councils of Deputies of the twenty-ninth convocation will be elected. On April 4, 2024, elections will be held for members of the Council of the Republic, then for delegates to the All-Belarusian People's Assembly from civil society entities and local Councils of Deputies. The election campaign is gaining momentum; 12,514 electoral districts have been formed in the country.
In accordance with the requirements of the updated Constitution and the Electoral Code:
✔️candidates for deputies of the House of Representatives and members of the Council of the Republic cannot be nominated citizens in respect of whom there is a court conviction that has entered into legal force;
✔️citizens who have an unexpunged or outstanding criminal record cannot be nominated as candidates for deputies of local councils;
✔️persons against whom a preventive measure in the form of detention has been chosen will have the right to elect and be elected;
✔️candidates for deputies, members of the Council of the Republic cannot be nominated citizens who have citizenship (nationality) of a foreign state, another document of a foreign state that provides rights to benefits and advantages in connection with political, religious views or nationality .
On a single voting day, voters will receive:
in Minsk – 2 ballots: for elections of deputies of the House of Representatives and the Minsk City Council of Deputies;
in regional and district centers – 3 ballots: for elections of deputies of the House of Representatives, regional council, city council or district council;
in rural areas – 4 ballots: for elections of deputies of the House of Representatives, regional council, district council, village or town council.
In the printed media, the message about the formation of the election commission will indicate the quantitative composition of the commission, the method of nomination and the contact details of the commission (address and telephone number) without personal data of the commission members.
Voters who are not registered in the territory of a polling station, but have a document confirming residence in this territory, have the right to be included in the voter list before election day (no later than February 24, 2024).
Website of the Central Election Commission
Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus dated November 20, 2023 No. 367 “On calling elections of deputies”
Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus of November 20, 2023 No. 368 “On calling elections to the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus”
Plan of main activities for the preparation and conduct of elections of deputies on the single voting day of BSUIR