Elections in France

Historical election results and info about the next election

Next election: 2027

On April 8, 2022, the French will hold the presidential election. There are several candidates running for the high office.

The presidential election

For the twelfth time in the history of the Fifth French Republic, the President of the Republic is elected. If a second round of voting is necessary because none of the candidates and nominees can claim an absolute majority of votes, it will take place on April 24. The election shall be held directly by the people entitled to vote.

Who are the presidential candidates?

Incumbent Emmanuel Macron will run for president again.

There are, however, still a larger number of candidates and parties challenging Macron. The respective parties and their so far confirmed candidates and nominees at a glance:

All elections at a glance

2027 Next Parliamentary election in France
19.06.2022 Parliamentary election in France 2022
10.04.2022 Parliamentary election in France 2022
11.06.2017 Parliamentary election in France 2017
10.06.2012 Parliamentary election in France 2012
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