The next European elections take place on Sunday 26 May 2019. These elections are held every 5 years in order to elect the 6 Luxembourgish representatives who will sit in the European Parliament.
In order to be a voter in the European elections, you have to:
Luxembourgish citizens domiciled abroad may vote in the European elections by postal vote.
Voting is mandatory for all voters registered on the electoral roll. The following are excused from mandatory voting:
EU citizens residing in Luxembourg can participate in the European elections in Luxembourg. They simply have to register on the electoral rolls in their commune of residence. The registration needs to be completed by 28 February 2019 at 17.00 at the latest.
They can also choose to elect the members of the European Parliament in their country of origin. In this case, they will have to contact the competent authorities, in particular the consulate or embassy of their home country.
Are you preparing to welcome a child into your home? You can take special leave.
Read about the impact of Brexit on British citizens who wish to apply for civil service jobs, or on those who already hold a position there.
Whether in the case of a "Brexit - Deal" or a "Brexit - No Deal", Brexit will have an impact on the European elections for British citizens.