Federal elections 2019 – your vote matters!

Press releases, 20.12.2018

The votes of the Swiss abroad matter.

Election 2019
Election 2019 © FDFA

On 20 October 2019, elections will be held to fill Switzerland's 246 parliamentary seats. Swiss nationals living abroad, who are included in the Register of the Swiss Abroad, can vote for candidates and stand for election themselves. 

All the relevant information on the 2019 elections, voting and standing for election is available on the Swiss Federal Chancellery website.