Who is eligible to vote in the municipal election?
Dutch voters, EU citizens and non-EU citizens who have lived legally in the Netherlands for at least 5 years are eligible to vote. Voters must also be:
- 18 years or older
- allowed to vote
- registered in Eindhoven according to the Dutch Population Register (BRP) on the day candidatures were announced (5 February 2018).
As you can see, having Dutch citizenship is not a precondition for being eligible to vote in the municipal council elections.
Below you will find the election programs of the participating parties:
Where can I find more information?
You will find detailed information about the municipal council elections in Eindhoven in the Dutch section of our website: www.eindhoven.nl/verkiezingen). You can translate this page into all sorts of languages quite simply by using the translation function in the reading aid . More information about the reading aid.
There is also an English vote assistance available at eindhoven.mijnstem.nl.
For more information you can also go to the website of the Kiesraad