The Electoral Council is an essential part of the country's electoral procedure.  The Electoral Council, which operated for the first time in this year's Parliamentary elections, is charged with enforcing the law on the registration and financing of political parties.  The Council functions independently, and is comparable to the other High Councils of State. 
 
 
 
The names of the Electoral Council are as follows:
  • ​Bert Hofman – Chairperson
  • Cela Richardson-Nicolaas – Vice-Chairperson
  • Linda Richardson – Member
  • Jeroen Veen – Member
  • ​​Marlene Mingo – Member 
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