News of the Federal Returning Officer

December 14, 2020

Election date: 20th German Bundestag to be elected on 26 September 2021

The election to the 20th German Bundestag will be held on 26 September 2021. Upon the recommendation of the Federal Government, Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the order regarding the Bundestag election on 8 December 2020 (Federal Law Gazette I, p. 2769).

The dates and deadlines related to the election date are listed in detail in the election timetable.