General Election

Get the latest data analytics report for the 2021 General Election and much more

Know Your Candidate

A detailed listing of the candidates and their constituencies.

What is PRD?

The Parliamentary Registration Department (PRD) is the electoral management body of The Bahamas. It is an independent, non-partisan, neutral constitutional body.

Public Notice

This web page WWW.elections.gov.bs is being updated as a result of the dissolution of the Parliament of The Bahamas. Important and relevant information will be uploaded shortly. Pleased stay tuned.
General Election FAQs
  • CAN I VOTE WITH A GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID?

    YES, A PASSPORT OR NIB OR DRIVERS LICENCE ARE ALL ACCEPTABLE

  • CAN I USE A CHECK '✓' MARK INSTEAD OF AN 'X' WHEN CASTING MY VOTE?

    YES

  • WHAT TIME DO THE POLLS OPEN AND CLOSE?

    8:00 AM  TO  6:00 PM

  • HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO VOTE?

    THE PROCESS TAKES LESS THAN 2 (TWO) MINUTES

  • CAN I VOTE IF I WAS REGISTERED IN 2017?

    YES