Council of Ministers decides to adjust election date to February 26th, 2018.

electionaheadfillin09112017PHILIPSBURG:--- The Council of Ministers has decided that due to practical considerations the date to dissolve Parliament will be adjusted. The dissolution of Parliament will now take place on April 2nd, 2018.

The new date of postulation has been adjusted to January 5th, 2018 and elections will now take place on February 26th, 2018. Following the elections, the newly elected Parliament will be sworn in on April 2nd, 2018.

The Landsbesluit no. LB 17/0619 dated November 12th, 2017 confirming this decision is available in the National Gazette.