News of the Federal Returning Officer

June 28, 2017

Information videos for poll workers

Poll workers play a central part in the conduct of elections in Germany. They are the basis of the election being organised by the people and thus the most important pillar of the electoral procedure. The poll worker is the immediate contact person for most of the voters.

Are you interested in supporting the election process as a poll worker in the forthcoming Bundestag election? The Federal Returning Officer has released informative videos about the tasks of poll workers and an introductory speech by Dr. Norbert Lammert, President of the German Bundestag. The videos are now available on the website of the Federal Returning Officer.

The videos are only available in German.

Statement by the President of the German Bundestag Dr. Norbert Lammert:
Der Wahlvorstand
Ablauf des Wahltages
Ablauf der Stimmauszählung und Dokumentation