Home > 4.2 Presidential elections > FINLAND - Election Act
Download file    
Article 42

Lists of candidates in the Presidential election After the Ministry of Justice has been notified of the candidates, the electoral district committee of Helsinki prepares for the Presidential election the list of candidates, which is governed, as appropriate, by the provisions in section 41 on the combined list of candidates.    If a second round of the Presidential election is conducted, the electoral district committee of Helsinki without delay prepares a list of candidates for the second round in which the candidates are listed in the same order and with the same numbers as in the candidate list of the first round.   In other respects, the candidate list for the second round is subject to the provisions of section 41 on the combination list of candidates.