Certification of political entities for participation in the 2022 General Election commences

Sarajevo, May 27, 2022 – Considering the Report on the certification of applications of political parties and independent candidates, the Central Election Commission of BiH has at today's session began the process of certification of political entities to participate in the upcoming General Elections 2022 scheduled for Sunday, October 2, 2022.
 
Today, the Central Election Commission of BiH certified the applications for participation in the elections for 59 political parties, which fully meet the legally prescribed conditions for certification. Due to deficiencies in the application, 32 political parties will be notified of the deficiencies. The deadline to rectify all deficiencies is two days from the date of receipt of the notification, i.e. until Monday, May 30, 2022 by 16:00 hours.
 
Today, the Central Election Commission of BiH certified the applications for participation in the elections for 8 independent candidates who fully meet the legally prescribed conditions. Due to deficiencies in the application, 9 independent candidates will be notified to rectify the deficiencies within the deadline.
 
The application of one independent candidate for a member of the Presidency of BiH was rejected because the application contains a smaller number of support signatures than required by law.