List of candidates for Gizo/Kolombangara Constituency by-election confirmed

Five candidates have been nominated to contest the Gizo/Kolombangara constituency by-election next month.

Gizo Kolombangara by-election nomination deadline looms

Deadline for the nomination period given to Gizo Kolombangara constituents to nominate candidates for the By-Election is closing in.


Electoral Process in Solomon Islands

The electoral process refers to a series of steps involved in the preparation and conduct of an election.

Biometric Registration

A new system of voter registration

The process will result in a new voters list to replacing the existing list for the coming National Parliamentary Election.


Voting Procedures

Elections should be a peace building mechanism because they are a means to determine that will of the people.


SIEC is an independent electoral management body established by the national Constitution of Solomon Islands [Section 57 (1)]. This body conducts elections and by-elections in the Solomon Islands. Its composition is prescribed under Section 57 (1) of the national Constitution. It consists of the speaker, who shall be the Chairman of the Commission and two other members appointed by the Governor General, acting in accordance with the advice of the Judicial and Legal Service Commission.