On 20 October 2019, the members of the National Council will be elected for the next legislative period.
The National Council general election takes place every four years, always on the second last Sunday in October. Members are elected for a four-year term of office (one legislature period). At the end of a legislative period, new members can be elected or existing members re-elected for a further term of office.
Members no longer standing for office
Members of the National Council who are no longer standing for office in the October 2019 election.
(The following list is compiled from media reports and is unofficial).
Current members of the National Council also standing for election to the Council of States:
*The canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden will elect its member of the Council of States at the People’s Assembly on 28 April.