Open Data (Beta) - Electoral Commission

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ELECTORAL COMMISSION

The Electoral Commission is set up in terms of article 60 of the Constitution of Malta and members of the Commission are appointed by the President acting in accordance with the advice of the Prime Minister, given after he has consulted the Leader of the Opposition. The Commission is an autonomous body and in the exercise of its functions under the Constitution, it shall not be subject to the direction or control of any other person or authority.


FUNCTIONS

The functions of the Commission are the revision of the boundaries of electoral divisions and the conduct of elections and referenda. The revision of boundaries of electoral divisions shall be reviewed at intervals of not less than two nor more than five years and may, in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution, be altered to such an extent as the Commission considers desirable in the light of the review. 


The following General Election data sets are available by the Electoral Commission: