EMY Austria

Are you an EU citizen? Do you currently live and study in Austria?

Besides European parliamentary elections, you are also able to vote and stand as candidate in municipal elections in Austria.

Upcoming Municipal Elections in Austria:

  • Upcoming elections in Austria (in addition to EU elections) in which EU mobile citizens may also participate
  • Municipal elections
    Upcoming election dates (expected):
    Lower Austria (except St. Pölten and Krems): 26.1.2020
    -Styria (except Graz): 22.03.2020
    Vorarlberg: March 2020
    Vienna – District elections (Bezirksvertretungswahlen):  October 2020
Requirements for Elections
  • You are not an Austrian citizen but you are a citizen of an EU member state other than Austria (non-Austrian EU citizen).
  • You are at least 16 years of age.
  • You have your primary residence in Austria.
  • You have registered with the competent local authority in Austria.

Contact the EU:

Austrian EMYs

Find here some insights and suggestions of European Mobile Youths in Austria

Laura from Germany

Insights from Laura who is a freelance writer, student and an EMY in Austria. Watch her video here

Millie from UK

Look here what Millie, as a UK EMY, says about her situation regarding Brexit.

Johannes from Germany

Johannes from Germany talks about being a long-term EMY in Austria.

Contact person in Austria:

Melanie Lucic

Communications & PR
email: melanie.lucic@politikos.at
Tel.: ‭+43 678 1245199
Facebook: /Politikos.getinvolved

Politikos - Wir Müssen Reden!

Politikos is a non-partisan initiative of young people who take an active e interest in politics and society. We aim at restoring direct, unbiased channels of communication between policy makers and civil society.
We aim at reconnecting the Austrian public with its political representatives by offering citizens a platform to express their opinions, make proposals and endorse ideas.
We also aim at offering politicians a direct and neutral channel to consult their voters on policy proposals, canvass opinions and and engage in discusssion.
We want to establish a platform which offers non-partisan, politically independent participation for everyone.

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