European elections 2019
Event date: 30/01/2018
Every five years EU citizens choose who represents them in the European Parliament, the directly-elected institution that defends their interests in the EU decision-making process. The next European elections will take place in 2019.
From 23 to 26 May 2019, people in the EU vote for the next European Parliament. By voting in the European elections, people living in the EU get to choose the 705 members that will represent them in the European Parliament until 2024.
On 15 May 2019, Manfred WEBER, EPP lead candidate, Frans TIMMERMANS, PES lead candidate, Ska KELLER, Greens lead candidate, Margrethe VESTAGER, ALDE lead candidate as member of Team Europe, Nico CUÉ, EL lead candidate, and Jan ZAHRADIL, ACRE lead candidate, take part in a live Eurovision debate at the Parliament in Brussels.