Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan

Timeline

Timeline of 2014 Presidential and Provincial Councils Elections

Activity Year Date
Election Day Announcement and Election Calendar Publication 2012 31 Oct
Planning for Presidential and Provincial Council Elections 2012 10 Nov – 18 Feb
Finalization of Polling Centers List 2012/13 22 Oct – 3 Feb
Candidate Nomination for Presidential and Provincial Councils Elections 2013 16 Sep – 6 Oct
Verification of Candidates Nomination Information 2013 7 Oct – 18 Oct
Publication of Preliminary List of the Candidates 2013 19 Oct
Display and Challenges Period 2013 19 Oct – 26 Oct
Corrections and Adjudication of Challenges 2013 19 Oct – 9 Nov
Candidates Withdrawal Final Date 2013 11 Nov
Candidates Final List Publication 2013 16 Nov
Media Commission Establishment 2013 16 Nov
Presidential Candidates Political Campaign Period 2014 2 Feb – 2 Apr
Provincial Council Candidates Political Campaign Period 2014 4 Mar – 2 Apr
Political Campaign Silence Period (48 hrs before Election Day) 2014 3 Apr
Election Day 2014 5 Apr
Counting of Votes of Presidential Election 2014 6 Apr - 20 Apr
Announcement of Preliminary Results of Presidential Election 2014 24 Apr
Presidential Election Complaints Period 2014 7 Apr – 27 Apr
Adjudication of Complaints of Presidential Election 2014 7 Apr – 7 May
ECC Final Decision and Its Submission to IEC 2014 8 May
Presidential Election Final Results Announcement 2014 14 May
Implementation of IEC Decision   2014 22 May
Presidential Election Probable ( Run Off )* 2014 28 May
Counting of Votes of Provincial Councils Elections 2014 21 Apr – 12 May
Announcement of Preliminary Results of the Provincial Councils Election 2014 17 May
Adjudication of Complaints of Provincial Council Elections 2014 22 Apr – 30 May
ECC Final Decision and Its Submission to IEC 2014 31 May
Provincial Councils Election Final Results Announcement 2014 7 Jun

* In case of Run Off, the IEC will publish a separate timeline.