Register european elections of returnees in the electoral register

If you are a German or a German entitled to vote and return to Germany from abroad, you will not be entered in the electoral register of your immigrant municipality of your own motion. You will be entered on the electoral roll of your own motion if you are registered with the registration authority on the 42nd day before the election (as of the date). If, on the other hand, you register with the registration authority after the 42nd day and before the 20th day before the election, you can register in the electoral register upon written request.

Declaration to oath instead of the eligibility to vote and declaration that you have not made an application for entry on the electoral register elsewhere.


Preconditions
On your return to Germany, you will be entered in the electoral register of your immigrant municipality upon your formal and timely application, if you meet the following requirements: They are German or German within the meaning of Article 116 (1) of the Basic Law, have reached the age of 18 on election day and are not excluded from the right to vote. In addition, on election day, you have stayed for at least three months in the other Member States of the European Union, or have otherwise stayed or otherwise stayed, or You have stayed in the Federal Republic of Germany for at least three months without interruption or otherwise staying in the Federal Republic of Germany for at least three months without interruption within the last 25 years and after the completion of your 14th year of life. For other reasons, they have acquired and are personally and directly familiar with the political situation in the Federal Republic.
You register with the reporting authority after the 42nd, but before the 20th day before the election. They shall submit an application in writing to the competent municipal authority for registration in the electoral register no later than the 21st day before the election. You shall take oaths to declare that you are entitled to vote and declare that you will not participate in the election in any other Member State of the European Union and that you have not applied for registration on the electoral roll in any other municipality in the electoral area. The authority decides on your application and sends an election notification or a negative notice.