The Glossary contains an alphabetic index with explanations and definitions for the most important topics and shall provide information on the preparation of Bundestag and European elections as well as contribute to a better understanding of electoral procedures and the relevant legal bases.
All terms listed in the glossary are used in accordance with the wording of the Federal Elections Act, the Federal Electoral Regulations, the European Elections Act, the European Electoral Regulations and the Party Act as well as in the relevant commentaries.
At the moment the Glossary is not complete and some terms are only available in German.
You can find more information and statistical data on the Bundestag and European elections on our website: www.bundeswahlleiter.de.
The Glossary is currently under construction. Therefore, it does not claim to be exhaustive and up-to-date.