Next elections due
October 2020: National President, National Assembly, Zanzibar President, Zanzibar House of Representatives and local government
2015 General Elections
2010 General Elections
2010 Presidential and National Assembly elections
2010 Zanzibar elections
2010 Zanzibar constitutional referendum
Polling day: 31 Jul 2010
Analysis and observer reports
TANZANIA ELECTION MONITORING COMMITTEE 2010 "Interim Statement on the Referendum held in Zanzibar on 31st July, 2010", 1 August, [www] http://www.tz.undp.org/ESP/docs/Observer_Reports/TEMCO_INTERIM_STATEMENT_ON_ZANZIBAR_REFERENDUM.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 11 Nov 2010).
INTERNATIONAL LAW AND POLICY INSTITUTE 2010:
- "The Zanzibar referendum on unity government: Observation report on the conduct of the 31 July 2010 referendum", [www] http://www.ilpi.org/ILPI/Documents_files/35_Zbar_Referendum-observation_report.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 16 Nov 2010).
- "The process of voter registration in Zanzibar: Observations and Assessments", 20 May, [www] http://www.ilpi.org/ILPI/Documents_files/31_Voter-registration_Overall-Summary-report.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 16 Nov 2010).
- "The establishment of a unity government in Zanzibar: Constitutional Implications", 21 February, [www] http://www.ilpi.org/ILPI/Documents_files/18_Unity%20Gov%20Constitutional%20Impl.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 16 Nov 2010)
Background to 2010 polls
FOUÉR, MA 2010 "The 2010 General Elections in Zanzibar, United Republic of Tanzania: Episode 1", 2010, no 1, Observatoire des Elections de l'Institut Français de Recherche en Afrique à Nairobi, [www] http://www.ifra-nairobi.net/observatoire/The%202010%20Elections%20in%20Zanzibar1.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 8 Nov 2010).