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Absentee voting abroad - 21.9.2016

Voters who are not in Iceland on election day, may vote at any of Iceland's embassies or at the consulates in New York, Winnipeg, Faroe Islands and Nuuk. Voters are registered in the municipality in which they are domiciled five weeks prior to election day.

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The right to vote - electoral register - 21.9.2016

Local authorities compile registers of voters on the basis of the records of the National Registry. Voters are registered in the municipality in which they are domiciled five weeks prior to election day. 

After 27 September you can check here whether you are on the Electoral Register. No one can exercise his right to vote unless his name is on the electoral register when the election is held.

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New elections to the Parliament announced 29 October 2016 - 20.9.2016

The President of Iceland issued a decree on 20 September 2016 in which he dissolved the Parliament (Althingi) and announced new elections to the Parliament which will take place on 29 October 2016.

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