CEC: the presidential elections need billions

ЦИК: На выборы президента нужны миллиарды

Presidential elections will be held in 2019

Approved estimated expenditure, taking into account possible two rounds.

For holding the next elections of the President of Ukraine it is necessary to allocate 2 billion 355 million. Such data was published on the website of the Central election Commission.

“The CEC approved the estimated expenditures for inclusion in budget request budget by program elections of the President of Ukraine to 2019 in the amount of 2 billion 354 million 880 thousand hryvnias”, – is spoken in the message.

It is noted that the calculations take into account possible second round of voting.

It is also reported that elections to the Verkhovna Rada in 2019 and 2020 will need 1 billion 858 million and 36.8 million, respectively. Costs for 2020 is defined for the by-elections in five single member constituencies in the event of their assignment.

As reported Корреспондент.netpreviously, the CEC has asked the Verkhovna Rada and the Cabinet of Ministers to increase in 2017, the financing of the local elections on 358,9 million.