Population register information Granted to parties and voter groups

As a party, voter group or other holder of election proposals for election advertising, you need information from the population register before an election or vote? It is possible to submit an application to the registration authority for the provision of a population register information.

Parties, voter groups and other holders of nominations may receive the following information on persons entitled to vote from the population register in the 6 months preceding an election in connection with parliamentary and municipal elections:

  • first and last names,
  • Doctorate
  • current address.

If the requested person is deceased, this will be communicated.

Forms: no default

Online procedure: not planned

Written form requirement: no requirement

perspective: trust level low


The applicant must be a party, voter group or other sponsor of nominations in connection with elections and votes at the state and local level. Information only admissible in the six of the election

or vote on previous months.


The registration authority cannot provide any information if there is a blocking of information or if a blocking notice is entered in the population register. Furthermore, each data subject has the possibility to object to the transmission of his or her data.

Related Links

  • ยง 50 paragraph 1 Federal Registration Act (BMG)

You can apply for this information from the population register in person or in writing to the registration authority.

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Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI)

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