Press release no. 15/17 of 25. August 2017

Bundestag Election 2017: Persons eligible to vote will receive voter’s notification by 3 September 2017

WIESBADEN – All persons entitled to vote who are listed in the voters’ register will receive a voter’s notification from their municipal authority by 3 September 2017 at the latest. The Federal Returning Officer also reports that the voters’ register for the 2017 Bundestag Election lists all persons eligible to vote who were registered with main place of residence at the registration office of their municipality on 13 August 2017, the 42nd day before the election. The voter’s notification also indicates the polling station where voters may cast their votes on 24 September 2017.

From 4 to 8 September 2017 the municipal authorities will make their voters’ registers available for inspection by persons entitled to vote during their normal opening hours. Citizens who have not received a voter’s notification by 3 September 2017 should immediately contact the election office of their main place of residence so that their eligibility can be verified.


For further information:
Office of the Federal Returning Officer
tel: +49 611 75-4863