|VR01. What is the legal voting age
in the national elections?
age (years old): 21
comments: There have been some campaigns for lowering the
|VR02. Beyond age, what other
qualifications exist for registering to vote and voting in the national
comments: The voter should be present in Lebanon and a
resident of the electoral district.
|VR03. What restrictions on
registering to vote and voting exist in the country?
a. Criminal Incarceration
b. Previous Conviction
d. Mental disability
e. Military Service
comments: Bankruptcy or insolvency, offences against the
|VR04. Which is the authority
responsible for the registration of voters for national elections?
a. Central Government Department (specify)
comments: One or more of the registration or high
registration committees in each district under the supervision of the
Ministry of Interior.
|VR05. What is the registration
method for national elections?
b. Voters register
comments: No registration required, but voters need to be
listed on the voters register and get a voting card.
|VR06. How frequently is the voters
comments: Every 5th of December with changes being made
within the next three months.
|VR07. What methods are used to
compile and update the voters register?
a. Links to national population records
comments: Links to the heads of the departments and the
employees in the personal status, to the department of the judicial
record of each province submit and to the judicial courts.
|VR08. Is it compulsory to be on the
comments: All eligible voters who are listed on the voters
list can vote.
|VR09. Approximately what percentage
(on the basis of cost) of registration supplies and equipment are
obtained or produced within the country?
comments: Preparing the voters list and issuing the voters
cards are produced within the country.