Although the Filipino presence in the Czech Republic is not as substantial as in the region, it is one of the most politically engaged foreign voter communities in the world. As a result, our kababayans in this country are eager to determine their voting eligibility in advance of the national elections in 2022. To begin, go to the website of the Philippine Embassy and look for your name on the list of certified overseas voters.
The Philippine Embassy in the Czech Republic has made the voter list for the 2022 elections public. The most recent list of certified overseas voters (CLOV) will be used in the National and Local Elections. This document can be used to help find Filipino voters who are based in the region.
Philippine Elections 2022: List of Registered Filipino OFW Voters in the Czech Republic
In the near future, the Philippines will conduct presidential elections (but sooner for overseas absentee voters). And right now, everyone is viewing a number of channels and platforms to evaluate each candidate’s goals and viewpoints before deciding whether or not to vote for them.
The list of certified overseas voters is one of the documents you need to refer to so you can determine your eligibility to participate in the coming elections. The good news is that the process is simple and easy to follow.
Filipinos living abroad, such as in the Czech Republic, should be informed of the overseas voting method in order to have a nice and trouble-free election experience this year. This article will help you prepare for the election by outlining what to expect once the overseas voting process gets underway.
Certified List of Overseas Voters in Prague, Czechia
Philippine diplomatic posts may be able to help overseas Filipinos who have registered to vote in the elections. Citizens will be guided through the voting processes in the upcoming elections by officials from the Philippine embassy. Before voting in the Philippine national elections from the Czech Republic, make sure your name is on the country’s list of certified overseas voters (CLOV).
The Philippine embassy can provide you with the most up-to-date information and assistance on national elections and overseas voting in your host country by visiting their website or calling their office. To check who has registered to vote in the 2022 Philippine national elections from the Czech Republic, click on the link below.
- Land-based Overseas Filipino Voters in the Czech Republic: https://comelec.gov.ph/php-tpls-attachments/OverseasVoting/2022NLE/CLOV/EUROPE/PRAGUE.pdf
If you are a Filipino resident in the Czech Republic and need assistance with the overseas voting procedure or validating your information on the CLOV, please contact the country’s embassy office. Despite its size, the list is alphabetically sorted to make it simpler to explore. Officials from the COMELEC may also add notes or write comments on the list. Use the easy shortcut provided in the next section to validate your voter’s information from the list.
Tip: To prevent having to navigate through a long list of names, use CTRL + F. On the internet, there will be a search box where you may input your last name to see if your information is available. Because the document is case-sensitive, double-check that your name is spelled correctly and that the field contains no additional spaces or characters.
If your name appears on the country’s list of recognized overseas voters, you will be entitled to vote in the Philippine presidential elections in 2022. From April 27 to May 9, overseas voters will be able to vote.
Question: What if I’m not on the list, can I still vote?
Answer: Anyone who has not registered to vote will be unable to vote in this election. Those who are unable to vote this year must register to vote in future elections once the current election cycle has ended. You may vote in the Czech Republic or from anywhere else in the world by following this guide.
How to Find your name in the list of overseas voters?
On the website of the Philippine diplomatic mission in the Czech Republic, the list of registered voters is available in PDF format. This list contains everything you’ll need to participate in the overseas voting process.
What does it mean if my name is included in the list of Overseas Voters?
This means you’ve registered to vote and will be eligible to cast your ballot in the forthcoming election.
What if my name is not on the list of registered voters?
Unfortunately, you will be unable to vote in the Philippines’ national elections in 2022. If you want to vote in future elections, you must register to vote before the next election cycle.
I registered as an overseas absentee voter in 2013 and I was able to vote in the 2013 and 2016 National Elections but was unable to vote in the 2019 National Elections. Do I still need to apply for certification to vote abroad?
Your name would appear on both the national voter list and the National Register of Overseas Voters. Your name will be deleted from the list if you do not vote in your host nation in 2022.
I registered as an overseas voter in 2019 but I know I will be in the Philippines come May 2022. Can I vote in the 2022 elections in the Philippines?
Yes, but you must also submit a Letter of Request for Registration Transfer from your host country’s embassy or consulate in Manila to the COMELEC-OFOV.
When will the list of certified absentee voters in the Czech Republic be released?
Yes, but you must also submit to the COMELEC-OFOV a Letter of Request for Registration Transfer from your host nation’s embassy or consulate in Manila.
In an official release, the COMELEC declared: “Preparation and Posting of Certified List of Overseas Absentee Voters. – The Commission shall prepare the Certified List of Overseas Absentee Voters within one hundred twenty (120) days before every election, and furnish within the same period copies thereof to the appropriate embassies, consulates, and other foreign service establishments, which shall post the same in their bulletin boards within ten (10) days from receipt thereof.”
Reminders When Voting During PH Elections
Citizens’ votes are important to the government because they enable Filipinos from all over the world to engage in political and social concerns in their motherland. The ideal candidate will be able to cope with the country’s current situation while also portraying Filipinos in a positive manner across the world.
Remember To Vote Wisely
Voters should consider the candidates’ ideals and personality traits when selecting their leader. When it’s time to elect a new president, these will help us make an educated decision. Only persons with exceptional ambitions and aims for the people and the country should be considered for leadership positions. Examine the candidates’ policies to evaluate if they attempt to improve the lives of Filipinos living in other countries.
The Importance of Overseas Voting
The next national elections have a lot riding on them. Furthermore, the importance of votes cast by Filipinos residing in other countries cannot be overstated. Over a million Filipinos have emigrated to other nations to live or work. Their revenues help the Philippines thrive economically.
Despite the tiny Filipino population in the Czech Republic, Filipinos in the capital and other parts of the nation are united by their links to the country, their families, and their common experiences of living abroad for decades or longer.
Because the majority of these people are breadwinners, they have a voice in how their families run their homes. As a result, every vote cast by a Filipino residing abroad matters; make sure yours does too.
We only have a few weeks to prepare for the new leaders who will lead our country in a new path as Election Day approaches.
Many people are astonished by the number of people who have shown their ability to lead the country, as well as the existence of dubious candidates claiming to be “the one” – but isn’t this true of every election?
As a result, your vote will be crucial in electing a president with the necessary abilities and experience to guide the country through these trying times.
A leader who could solve the country’s current problems while simultaneously portraying a positive image to the rest of the globe would be ideal.
Leaders who are devoted to democracy and freedom will be required if the country is to achieve its objectives. It is critical that we all work together to strengthen the country when we choose the leaders for future elections. Let us use our combined strength, as seen by our votes, to improve our home country, the Philippines, regardless of where we are in the world.
Will you be able to vote in the next elections now that the official list of overseas voters has been released? Under the supervision and guidance of the Philippine diplomatic mission in the Czech Republic, how was the verification procedure carried out? Do you have any recommendations for Filipinos who are planning to vote in this year’s national elections? Is there anything else you’d like to say to other Filipinos who could be in your shoes? Please share your thoughts in the comments box below. Also, please forward this information to any interested friends or family members.
Embassy of Philippines in Prague
ADDRESS: Senovazne Namesti 8, 110 00 Praha (Prague) 1, Czech Republic
PHONE LOCAL: 224.216.397
FAX LOCAL: 224.216.390
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