On-site postal voting

If persons entitled to vote collect the postal ballot documents personally from the local authority, they may cast their votes there and then. It must be ensured that the voter can mark the ballot paper and put it into the ballot paper envelope without being observed.

Legal bases

Bundestag election:

Section 28 (5) of the Federal Electoral Regulations (BWO)

European election:

Section 27 (5) of the European Electoral Regulations (EuWO)

Last update: 22 February 2021