Elections for Administrative Units and Women Councils/Committees
Elections for Administrative Units and Women Councils/Committees
Commissioners and Secretary EC
Commissioners and Secretary EC
The BVVK is used for Verifing Voters on the Polling Station
The BVVK is used for Verifing Voters on the Polling Station
Presiding Officer in-charge of a polling station
Presiding Officer in-charge of a polling station
Everyone is entitled to vote
Everyone is entitled to vote
Checking of Voter Detail from a BVVK(Biometric Voter Verification Kit)
Checking of Voter Detail from a BVVK(Biometric Voter Verification Kit)
Presiding Officers
Presiding Officer and Polling Assistants at a Polling Station
Voter secretly making a choice of their candidate inside the basin
Voter secretly making a choice of their candidate inside the basin
It is the right of every Uganda to cast their vote for their candidate of choice
It is the right of every Uganda to cast their vote for their candidate of choice
Checking for the names of a voter by the presiding official
Checking for the names of a voter by the presiding official
Counting Votes
Counting Votes at a polling station by Presiding official

Latest EC News:

The Electoral Commission has approved the programme for the by-election of District Chairperson...

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Thursday, 23 May, 2019

EC sets dates for By-election of District (LC V) Chairperson for Busia District...

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Thursday, 11 Oct, 2018

The Electoral Commission has noted with concern that a number of persons aspiring for various...

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Friday, 17 May, 2019

Payment of Field Election Officials

The Electoral Commission released...

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Thursday, 13 Sep, 2018

Bid notice for provision of a Customized Integrated Voter Register Management System(IVRMS)

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1.  The Electoral Commission has allocated funds to be used for the acquisition of a Customised Integrated Voter Register Management System (IVRMS).

2.  The Entity invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the provision of the above Procurement.

3.  Bidding will be conducted in accordance with the Open International Bidding method contained in the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act, 2003, and is open to all bidders.

4.  Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents at the address given below at 8(a) from 8:30a.m to 12.30 pm and 2.30pm to 4.30pm.  

5.  The Bidding documents in English may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address below at 8(b) and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of UGX 200,000.The method of payment will be by Bank in-slip obtained from cashiers office and Deposited in Diamond Trust Bank Kampala Road branch. The document will be delivered by hand. No liability will be accepted for loss or late delivery.

6.   Bids must be delivered to the address below at 8(c) at or before 11.00am 12th July, 2019. All bids must be accompanied by a bid security of Uganda Shillings Twenty million only (20,000,000/=). Bid securities must be valid until 6th February, 2020. Late bids shall be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders’ representatives, who choose to attend at the address below at 8(d) at 11.15am 12th July, 2019... more

Guidance to Aspirants on Conducting Consultative Meetings and Campaigns

The Electoral Commission has noted with concern that a number of persons aspiring for various elective positions in the General Election, 2021 have started conducting public meetings supposedly to consult the electorate in preparation for their candidature in the 2021 Elections.

At the same time, some aspirants are organising campaign meetings and addressing rallies, putting up posters, distributing campaign materials and soliciting for votes contrary to the campaign period set out in the Electoral Roadmap issued by the Electoral Commission.

The Electoral Commission wishes to clarify that at this moment in the electoral calendar, there are no persons nominated as candidates for Presidential, Parliamentary and Local Government Councils elections. All aspirants are therefore, urged to refrain from engaging in active campaigns for these elective positions (More...).

Friday, May 17, 2019

Electoral Commission Statistics:

No. of Districts: 122 No. of Consistencies: 296
No. of Sub counties: 1671   No. of Parishes: 8386
No. of Polling Stations: 28749   No. of Villages: 60800
 
No. of Voters: 17073493  

Note: Statistics are as at 19th June, 2018

Guidelines for Election of Village and Parish Administrative Unit Chairpersons

The Electoral Commission has approved guidelines to apply during the election of village and parish/ward administrative unit chairpersons, and nomination and approval of executive committee members.

Additional information and clarifications shall be issued from time to time during the course of electoral process.

Guidelines for Election of Women Councils and Committees (Village to District Level)

The Electoral Commission has approved guidelines to apply during the election of Women’s Councils and Committees from the Village to the District Levels.

Additional information and clarifications shall be issued from time to time during the course of electoral process.

Elections of Administrative Units and Women Council / Committees

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Preparations for the conduct of elections of Administrative Units and Women Council/Committees from Village to Sub County/Town/Division level have commenced.

The elections will be conducted in accordance with the approved programme. The mode of voting will be lining behind candidates or their agents or portraits.

The elections will lead to the filling of the following positions;