Liechtenstein

Electoral system*: Proportional representation

Threshold*: political parties – 8%

Frequency of Parliamentary elections: 4 years

Compulsory voting: Yes

Minimum age for voting*: 18

Minimum age for running*: 18

Quota type: No

Percentage of women candidates*: -

Percentage of women elected*: 12%

Percentage of Members of parliament under age 30: 0%

Voter registration: Passive

Voter turnout: 77,8%

(Parliamentary Elections, 5 February 2017)

Voting abroad: Yes

by postal voting


E-voting: No


Electoral Management Body (EMB):

Government office

VOTA Database (Venice Commission / Mexican Electoral Tribunal of the Federal Judiciary - TEPJF):

Legislation and documents of the Venice Commission in the electoral field for Liechtenstein


*Information related to Parliamentary Elections