Electoral register for the mayoral election Registration of Germans living in Germany

A register of persons entitled to vote shall be kept for each constituency. The electoral roll is the basis for the proper conduct of the election. It ensures that only those entitled to vote will vote and cast their ballots only once. It shall be drawn up on the 42nd day before the election by registering all persons entitled to vote who are registered in the electoral register in the electoral area with their main residence. If you acquire the right to vote by train after the 42nd day before the election.B. you will also be registered of your own motion. You will receive an election notification by registering on the voters' register. Homeless persons and persons who have their place of residence in the electoral area but are only registered with a secondary residence may apply for registration on the electoral register until the 15th day before the election.

Appendix 1a of the BbgKWahlV: Application for registration in the electoral register pursuant to Section 10 (1) sentence 2 and 3 BbgKWahlG Appendix 1b of the BbgKWahlV: Application for registration in the electoral register pursuant to Section 15 (2) sentence 2 BbgKWahlV


Forms Appendix 1a and Appendix 1b must be available in the original (writing form requirement). The form forms are available from the district returning officer or on the Internet, e.B. at https://wahlen.brandenburg.de/wahlen/de/kommunalwahlen/

Preconditions
The right to vote is given, i.e.: German citizenship within the meaning of Article 116 (1) of the Basic Law, 16th year of age is completed, Permanent residence in the electoral area or who is usually in the electoral area. is not excluded from the right to vote.
Sections 23 and 24 BbgKWahlG, Sections 13 to 15 BbgKWahlV

The registration of persons with permanent residence in the electoral area shall be made of their own motion. Homeless persons and persons who have their place of residence in the electoral area but are only registered with a secondary residence must submit an application for registration on the electoral register.