Municipality Lay out of polling Stations
Polling Station layout for elections of the New Municipalities, Town Councils and Sub Counties
Elections for Administrative Units and Women Councils/Committees
Elections for Administrative Units and Women Councils/Committees
Commissioners and Secretary EC
Commissioners and Secretary EC
The BVVK is used for Verifing Voters on the Polling Station
The BVVK is used for Verifing Voters on the Polling Station
Presiding Officer in-charge of a polling station
Presiding Officer in-charge of a polling station
Everyone is entitled to vote
Everyone is entitled to vote
Checking of Voter Detail from a BVVK(Biometric Voter Verification Kit)
Checking of Voter Detail from a BVVK(Biometric Voter Verification Kit)
Presiding Officers
Presiding Officer and Polling Assistants at a Polling Station
Voter secretly making a choice of their candidate inside the basin
Voter secretly making a choice of their candidate inside the basin
It is the right of every Uganda to cast their vote for their candidate of choice
It is the right of every Uganda to cast their vote for their candidate of choice
Checking for the names of a voter by the presiding official
Checking for the names of a voter by the presiding official
Counting Votes
Counting Votes at a polling station by Presiding official

Important Dates:

Thursday, July 19, 2018
Polling and tallying of results for SIGs Councillors (Youths, Persons with Disabilities and Older Persons) at Sub County, Town & Municipal Division
Saturday, July 21, 2018
Returning Officer’s Meeting with candidates to harmonize campaign programmes and formation of Liaison Committees
Monday, August 13, 2018
Training of Polling day officials, BVVK officials, Tally Clerks, Candidates’ agents and issuance of appointment letters (13th -14th August 2018)
Monday, July 23, 2018
Campaign Period 23rd July, 2018 to 13th August, 2018
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Nomination of Candidates (18/07/2018 and 19/07/2018)
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Polling and tallying of results for SIGs Councillors (Youths, Persons with Disabilities and Older Persons) at Sub County, Town & Municipal Division
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Polling and Tallying of results for elections in new Sub Counties Town Councils and Municipal Divisions: District Directly-elected Councillors, District Women Councillors, Sub County/Town/Municipal Division Chairpersons, Sub County/Town/Municipal
Friday, July 27, 2018
Polling Day for Member of Parliament, Municipal Directly-elected Councillors, Municipal Women Councillors, Municipal Chairpersons and Councillors
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Polling Date(7am - 4pm)

Latest EC News:

Following the hearing of complaints arising from the Local Council (Village) Elections conducted...

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Friday, 20 Jul, 2018

The Electoral Commission has revised the period for campaigns and polling dates for...

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Friday, 13 Jul, 2018

The Electoral Commission has released the electoral programme for by-election of Member of...

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Wednesday, 18 Jul, 2018

The Electoral Commission has released the list of newly-created Municipalities, Sub Counties and...

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Thursday, 12 Jul, 2018

Electoral Commission Statistics:

No. of Districts: 122 No. of Consistencies: 296
No. of Sub counties: 1671   No. of Parishes: 8386
No. of Polling Stations: 28749   No. of Villages: 60800
 
No. of Voters: 17073493  

Note: Statistics are as at 19th June, 2018

Guidelines for Polling for Formation of PWDs Committees

These guidelines shall apply to elections of Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) Electoral Structures/Committees at:

  • Village/Zone/Cell;(i)         
  • Parish/Ward ;(ii)  
  • Subcounty/Town/Municipal Division;(iii)     
  • Municipality/ City Division; and (iv)
  • District/City.(v)    

Laws applicable to the Elections of PWDs Electoral Structures/Committees: