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Voting in municipal elections in the Netherlands

Citizens of the Netherlands and citizens of other European Union (EU) Member States are allowed to vote in municipal elections (gemeenteraadsverkiezingen) in the Netherlands. Non-EU citizens are also allowed to vote, provided that they meet the requirements. These elections take place every 4 years.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:
We only offer this product on our municipal website in the timeframe leading up to the elections. For questions regarding this product, please contact the municipality or visit

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Veendam