Applying for Elections

Applying for membership in the Council of Representatives:

The application will be submitted from Wednesday 17 October 2018 until Sunday 21 October 2018. The candidate shall fill out the nomination application and attach the required documents to submit the candidacy application for the membership of the House of Representatives. The application form can be found at

Required documents to apply for the Council of Representatives:
  • Copy of the passport.
  • Copy of the CPR.
  • A copy of the birth certificate for candidates aged 30 years to verify the date of birth.
  • Two copies of his personal photo (size 6x4 cm).
  • A deposit receipt of BD200 from the treasury of the Ministry of Justice Islamic Affairs and Endowments. A Ministry employee will be present to receive these funds.
  • A copy of the candidate’s last educational qualification – if available – and this qualification will be considered as proof of his ability to read and write. In case no educational qualification is available, the Committee can ask the candidate to write to verify his ability to write and read.
  • CV including no more than 300 words, and should preferably be in electronic form, if any.
Places of application:
  • Capital Governorate: Khawla Secondary Girls School.
  • Muharraq Governorate: Al Hidaya Al Khalifia Secondary Boys School.
  • Northern Governorate: Hamad Town Primary Girls School.
  • Southern Governorate: Al Mostaqbal Primary Girls School.