Close  

Comelec releases calendar for 2019 elections

By: - Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ
/ 02:32 PM October 03, 2018

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

One week before the start of the filing of candidacy, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) released the calendar of activities for the 2019 elections.

In a statement on Wednesday, the Comelec set the election period from January 13, 2019, until June 12, 2019. Election day was set for May 13.

ADVERTISEMENT

Comelec said that candidates for senator and party-list groups participating in the Party-List System of Representation could start campaigning from February 12 to May 11.

Political campaigning is banned on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.

FEATURED STORIES

For candidates for the House of Representatives, and elective regional, provincial, city and municipal positions, their campaign period will be from March 30 to May 11.

A gun ban will be enforced for the entire election period from January 13 to June 12. The liquor ban will be from May 12-13.

The filing of the candidacy for the 2019 midterm elections is from October 11 – 17. /cbb

Read Next
LATEST STORIES
MOST READ
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: 2019 elections, calendar, Comelec, news
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2019 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.