Serbia

Electoral system*: Proportional representation (closed lists)

Threshold*: political parties – 5%

Frequency of Parliamentary elections: 4 years

Compulsory voting: No

Minimum age for voting*: 18

Minimum age for running*: 18

Quota type: Legislated quota (33%)

Percentage of women candidates*: 38,2%

Percentage of women elected*: 34%

Percentage of Members of parliament under age 30**: 1,6%

Voter registration: Passive

Voter Turnout: 56,1%

(Parliamentary Elections, 24 April 2016)

Voting abroad: Yes

by voting at embassies/consulates


E-voting: No


Electoral Management Body (EMB):

Republic Electoral Commission

Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe report:

Observation of the presidential election in Serbia (2 April 2017) (Doc. 14326)


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

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


*Information related to Parliamentary Elections or to the lower house of the Parliament

** Source: Study about youth participation in national parliaments 2018