Cayman Islands General Elections in Cayman Islands in 2021

Cayman Islands General Elections in Cayman Islands in 2021

  How long until Cayman Islands General Elections?
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  Dates of Cayman Islands General Elections in Cayman Islands
2021 Cayman Islands Wed, Apr 14 National Holiday
2017 Cayman Islands Wed, May 24 National Holiday
  Summary

Election Day is a public holiday to maximise the opportunity for citizens to vote in the General Elections.

The Cayman Islands is a British overseas territory. A 19-seat (not including two non-voting members appointed by the Governor which brings the total to 21 members) Legislative Assembly is elected by the people every four years to handle domestic affairs.

In 2017, the Cayman Islands held the first elections in more than 50 years under the one man, one vote system

Of the elected Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs), seven are chosen to serve as government Ministers in a Cabinet headed by the Governor. The Premier is appointed by the Governor.

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