At stake in this election:
- All 52 seats in Parliament.
Description of government structure:
- Chief of State: President Tallis OBED MOSES (since 24 July 2017)
- Head of Government: Prime Minister Charlot SALWAI (since 11 February 2016)
- Assembly: Vanuatu has a unicameral Parliament with 52 seats.
Description of electoral system:
- In the Parliament, 52 members are elected in 8 single-seat and 10 multi-seat constituencies by single non-transferable vote to serve 4-year terms. Multi-seat constituencies range in magnitude from two to seven members elected in each constituency.