Central Election Commission


  Chairman: Mr. Kuandyk Turgankulov
  Phone: ++7 7172751328
  Fax: ++7 7172752221
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                               Web Address: http://election.kz
                               Address:Bld 4 Beibitshilik Street 010000 Astana City
 
 

The Republic has a bicameral Parliament that consists of the Senate (47 seats; 15 members are appointed by the president; other members are elected by local representative bodies; to serve six-year terms) and the Mazhilis (107 seats; 9 out of the 107 Mazhilis members are elected from the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan, which represents the country's ethnic minorities; members are popularly elected to serve five-year terms). The Prime Minister and the Cabinet is appointed by the president. The president is elected by popular vote for a five-year term (with no term limits for the first president); last election was held on 3 April 2011.

For more information on Kazakhstan elections, please visit the ACE Electoral Knowledge Network