Voting method - Slovakia

Voting method

Slovakia, Act on the Conditions of Exercise of the Right to Vote and change and completion of certain laws (2014, as amended in 2019), [in Slovak], accessed 9 February, 2020

Articles 45 and 59

Your Europe: Home country elections – Slovakia: The right to vote, accessed 14 April 2019

Slovak citizens living abroad can vote and stand as a candidate in:

- parliamentary elections

- in elections to self-governing regions

- in elections to self-governing municipalities and

- vote in a referendum.

Slovak citizens can vote by post in parliamentary elections if they are:

- without permanent residence in the Slovak Republic who have requested to be registered in a special list of electors

- with permanent residence in the Slovak Republic but who are out of the territory of the Slovak Republic at the time of elections. In this case, they need to contact their municipality and request to vote by post.