The accreditations period to the information broadcasting centre for the 21 December elections is now open
The centre will be set up in Pavilion 8 of Fira de Barcelona (Gran Via site). The deadline for the media to submit their requests is the 14th of December, and the accreditations can be collected on the 20th and 21st. On Thursday 30th of November, there will be a production tour of the area in order to provide information on the technical and logistical features and locations that will be available to the media.
The 42 candidacies for the Parliament of Catalonia elections scheduled for the 21st of December are announced
A total of 10 candidacies will run in Barcelona, 11 in Girona, 11 in Lleida and 10 in Tarragona. A total of 2 more candidacies are running than in the elections held on the 27th of September 2015. A total of 8 of the tentative candidacies submitted on the 19th of November were not announced.
The Central Electoral Board has resolved to extend the deadline to leave mail-in votes at Post Offices to Monday 18 December at 2 pm
The timeframe to request to vote by post remains the same: from 28 October to 11 December
50 tentative candidacies submitted to the elections to the Parliament of Catalonia scheduled for the 21st of December
A total of 16 candidacies are in Barcelona, 11 in Girona, 11 in Lleida and 12 in Tarragona. A total of 10 more candidacies have been presented than in the elections held on the 27th of September 2015. The announced candidacies will be published in the Official Gazette of the Government of Catalonia (DOGC) on the 25th of November.
The content will be available in four languages: Catalan, Spanish, Aranese and English. The information will be updated on a daily basis with relevant information on election committees, candidates, vote counts, results and announcements of the elected officials.
The day after the elections, Friday the 22nd, there will be school
The decree detailing the additional norms that should govern the 2017 Parliament of Catalonia elections has also been issued
A total of 5,553,983 persons will be able to vote to the elections in the parliament of Catalonia of the next 21 December
According to data of the INE, 136,300 voters will take part in some electoral elections for the first time in having attained the adult age. The 224,844 resident Catalans can request its vote abroad until the 22nd November.