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Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested in Municipal By-elections on 8 April 2020
2020/02/14 3:10:10 PM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for six (6) municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the Free State, Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday, 8 April 2020. Voting stations in the wards listed below will...

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested in Municipal By-Elections on 18 March 2020
2020/02/07 3:18:51 PM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for ten (10) municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and the Northern Cape on Wednesday, 18 March 2020. Voting stations in the wards...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 5 February 2020
2020/02/06 10:42:31 AM
In the by-elections contested yesterday, 5 February 2020, the African National Congress (ANC) retained the seat it won in the 2016 Municipal Elections in ward 55 in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. Ntombizodwa Nyati is the new ANC...

Northern Cape by-elections postponed following high court ruling
2020/02/05 10:35:41 AM
The Gauteng High Court (South Division) has interdicted by-elections in ward 1 and ward 7 in the Phokwane Municipality (NC094). The by elections were scheduled to take place today following the expulsion by the African National Congress (ANC) of...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Elections on 5 February 2020
2020/02/04 11:34:51 AM
Three municipal ward by-elections will take place in the Eastern and Northern Cape provinces tomorrow, 5 February 2020. The by-elections will be contested by two (2) independent candidates and eight (8) candidates from four (4) political parties.  ...

Joint colloquium between the Information Regulator and the Electoral Commission: 30 January 2020
2020/01/29 9:54:01 AM
The Electoral Commission and the Information Regulator are to hold a joint colloquium on Thursday 30 January 2020 to discuss the impact of the Protection of Personal Information Act on election legislation, regulations and processes in a bid to...

Electoral Commission welcomes the start of public consultations on draft wards for Local Government Elections 2021
2020/01/23 10:32:47 AM
The Electoral Commission welcomes today’s launch by the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) of the public consultation phase of the finalisation of ward boundaries ahead of next year’s local government elections. All elections are collaborative undertakings requiring the support,...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 15 January 2020
2020/01/16 10:57:06 AM
In the by-elections contested yesterday in the North West, the (ANC) retained nine (9) seats and the Vryheidsfront Plus (FF+) won a seat over the Democratic Alliance (DA).  The new ANC councillors are: ...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Elections on 15 January 2020
2020/01/13 3:23:59 PM
Ten municipal ward by-elections will take place in the North West province on Wednesday, 15 January 2020. The by-elections will be contested by one (1) independent candidate and 68 candidates from nine (9) political parties.   The...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 4 December 2019
2019/12/05 9:43:18 AM
During the by-elections contested yesterday in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape, the African National Congress (ANC) retained three (3) seats and the Democratic Alliance (DA) retained one (1) seat won in the 2016 Municipal Elections.  ...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Elections on 4 December 2019
2019/12/04 9:50:03 AM
Four municipal ward by-elections will take place today in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape provinces. The by-elections will be contested by one (1) independent and 15 candidates from eight (8) political parties.   ...

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested in Municipal By-Elections on 5 February 2020
2019/11/29 4:05:53 PM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for three (3) municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the Eastern Cape and Northern Cape on Wednesday, 5 February 2020. Voting stations in the wards listed below will...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 27 November 2019
2019/11/28 10:04:01 AM
During the by-elections contested yesterday in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and Limpopo, the African National Congress (ANC) retained three (3) seats, Democratic Alliance (DA) retained one (1) seat and the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) won one (1) seat from...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Elections on 27 November 2019
2019/11/25 3:09:19 PM
Five (5) municipal ward by-elections will take place in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and Limpopo on Wednesday, 27 November 2019. The by-elections will be contested by nineteen (19) candidates from ten (10) political parties.   The details...

Electoral Commission to procure new Voter Registration Devices to replace 'Zip-Zip Machines'
2019/11/25 1:49:28 PM
The Electoral Commission wishes to notify interested parties that it will soon be issuing a tender for the procurement of new voter registration technology which is intended to support the process of voter registration and to manage the voters’...

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested in Municipal By-Elections on 15 January 2020
2019/11/15 2:34:17 PM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for ten (10) municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the North West province on Wednesday, 15 January 2020.  Voting stations in the wards listed below will...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 13 November 2019
2019/11/14 9:21:33 AM
During the by-elections contested yesterday in the Western Cape, the African National Congress (ANC) won one (1) seat from the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the DA retained two (2) seats gained in the 2016 Municipal Elections.  The new...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Elections on 13 November 2019
2019/11/12 9:18:14 AM
Three (3) municipal ward by-elections will take place in the Western Cape on Wednesday, 13 November 2019. The by-elections will be contested by twenty-three (23) candidates from eight (8) political parties, and three (3) independent candidates.   ...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 6 November 2019
2019/11/07 9:40:20 AM
During the by-elections contested yesterday in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal, the African National Congress (ANC) retained five (5) seats and the DA retained two (2) seats gained in the 2016 Municipal Elections.  The five (5) new ANC...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Elections on 6 November 2019
2019/11/05 9:53:48 AM
Seven (7) municipal ward by-elections will take place in two (2) provinces namely the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday, 6 November 2019. The by-elections will be contested by twenty-two (22) candidates from five (5) political parties, and...

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