Election calendar

January 30, 2023
List of candidates
Political parties wanting to participate in the elections can hand in their lists of candidates on this day.
January 30, 2023
January 30, 2023
Electoral register
On this day, all eligible voters are selected. Ballots cards are sent to the address where each voter is registered to be living on that day, according to the administration of Burgerzaken (Civil Affairs).
January 30, 2023
1 maart 2023
Receipt ballot card
Didn’t receive your ballot card? Request a replacement ballot card!
1 maart 2023
March 10, 2023
Applying for a Written Power of Attorney
You can request a Written Power of Attorney until March 10, 2023.
March 10, 2023
14 March, 2023 until 12 p.m.
Pick up replacement voting ballot from the Civil Affairs counter
14 March, 2023 until 12 p.m.
March 15, 2023
private power of attorney
On the actual Election Day, it’s possible to issue a private proxy via the ballot card in accordance with the instructions on the back of the ballot card.
March 15, 2023
March 15, 2023
Election Day
All the polling locations are open from 7.30 a.m. until 9 p.m.
March 15, 2023
March 15, 2023
Election night
Counting of the votes cast at party level.
March 15, 2023
March 16, 2023
Central count
Counting of the number of votes per candidate in the sports hall.
March 16, 2023
March 17, 2023
(Provisional) determination of election results
The municipal polling station (provisionally) determines the result.
March 17, 2023
March 23, 2023
(Official) determination of election results
The Central Electoral Committee determines the official result.
March 23, 2023
March 23, 2023
Day of notification appointment
March 23, 2023
March 29, 2023
Completion of credentials investigation
March 29, 2023
March 29, 2023
Resigning and taking office
March 29, 2023
March 29, 2023
New counselors take office
March 29, 2023

KEY MOMENTS

Up until the elections of March 15, 2023

To the left you’ll find a number of key moments leading up to and including the appointment of the council.

You can find more information about some of these moments on the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Of course you can also contact the main polling station. They’re happy to help you!

Main polling station and contact: Kaya Neerlandia 40 Kralendijk T +599 715 5314 verkiezingenbonaire@bonairegov.com

Main location and contact:
Kaya Neerlandia 40, Kralendijk
T +599 715 5314
verkiezingenbonaire@bonairegov.com

Opening hours:
Daily from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
On March 15, 2023, all polling stations will be open from 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM