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Elections and votes

Votes are usually held four times per year. The city committee, district council and town council are elected every four years.

Further information: (German) (German)

Voting rights and voting material

Immedialtely after moving to the City of Bern, Swiss citizens aged 18 and above are entitled to vote at federal and canton level, and after three months at municipal level.
Documentation and entitlement to vote will be sent by the post.

Junkerngasse 47
3000 Bern 8
Tel. +41 31 321 62 10 (German)

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