Czech Republic

Head of State:President Václav Klaus

Head of Government:Petr Necas

Chamber of Deputies (Poslanecká sněmovna):200 members

Last election:Presidential, 11-12 and 25-26 January 2013.

Next election:

Parliamentary elections

Main political parties, descriptions and election results 2010
Party Description Votes % Seats
ČSSD - Czech Social Democratic Party Social Democratic 22,09 56
ODS - Civic Democratic Party Conservative 20,22 53
TOP 09 - "Tradition Responsibility Prosperity 09" Conservative 16,71 41
KSCM - Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia Communist 11,27 26
VV - Public Affairs - 10,88 24

Presidential elections

Election results 2013, selected candidates. NUTS 3.

EP elections

The Czech Republic elects 22 members to the European Parliament. The electoral system is based on proportional representation. The last elections to the European Parliament took place in June 2009. The Civic Democratic Party (ODS) won 31.45 percent of the vote and 9 seats in the Parliament ..[read more..]

Results, European Parliament election 2009, main parties. NUTS 3

EU related referendums

The referendum on the accession of the Czech Republic to the European Union took place on 13 and 14 June 2003. The Constitution did not demand that a referendum be held on EU accession, but major political parties agreed that it was necessary..[read more..]

Referendum on the Accession to the European Union, 2003. NUTS 3