List of political parties in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Bosnia and Herzegovina has a multi-party system, with numerous parties in which no one party often has a chance of gaining power alone, and parties must work with each other to form coalition governments. Every ethnic community has its own dominant political party.

Represented in the Parliamentary Assembly[edit]

Name Abbr. Leader Ideology Position House of Representatives
(42 seats)
House of Peoples
(15 seats)
Ethnic group
Party of Democratic Action
Stranka demokratske akcije
SDA Bakir Izetbegović Bosnian nationalism
Conservatism
Centre-right 10 3 Bosniak
Alliance of Independent Social Democrats
Савез независних социјалдемократа
Savez nezavisnih socijaldemokrata
SNSD Milorad Dodik Serbian nationalism
Social democracy
Right-wing (social)
Centre-left (economic)
6 2 Serb
Serbian Democratic Party
Српска демократска странка
Sprska demokratska stranka
SDS Vukota Govedarica Serbian nationalism
National conservatism
Right-wing 5 2 Serb
Democratic Front
Demokratska fronta
Демократски фронт
DF Željko Komšić Social democracy
Civic nationalism
Centre-left 5 1 Multi-ethnic
Croatian Democratic Union of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Hrvatska demokratska zajednica Bosne i Hercegovine
HDZ BiH Dragan Čović Croatian nationalism
Conservatism
Right-wing 4 3 Croat
Union for a Better Future of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Savez za bolju budućnost Bosne i Herzegovine
SBB BiH Fahrudin Radončić Conservatism
Populism
Centre-right 4 1 Bosniak
Social Democratic Party of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Socijaldemokratska partija Bosne i Hercegovine
Социјалдемократска партија Босне и Херцеговине
SDP BiH Nermin Nikšić Social democracy Centre-left 3 0 Multi-ethnic
Democratic People's Alliance
Демократски народни савез
Demokratski narodni savez
DNS Marko Pavić Serbian nationalism
National conservatism
Centre-right 1 1 Serb
Croatian Democratic Union 1990
Hrvatska demokratska zajednica 1990
HDZ 1990 Ilija Cvitanović Croatian nationalism
Christian democracy
Centre-right 1 1 Croat
Party of Democratic Activity
Stranka demokratske aktivnosti
A-SDA Nermin Ogrešević Bosnian nationalism
Conservatism
Centre-right 1 0 Bosniak
Bosnian-Herzegovinian Patriotic Party
Bosanskohercegovačka patriotska stranka
BPS Sefer Halilović Bosnian nationalism
Right-wing populism
Far-right 1 0 Bosniak
National Democratic Movement
Народни демократски покрет
Narodni demokratski pokret
NDP Dragan Čavić Serbian nationalism
Conservatism
Centre-right 1 0 Serb

Represented solely at entity level[edit]

Republika Sprska[edit]

Name Abbr. Leader Ideology Position National Assembly Ethnic group
Party of Democratic Progress
Партија демократског прогреса
Partija demokratskog progresa
PDP Branislav Borenović Serbian nationalism
Conservatism
Centre-right 7 Serb
Socialist Party
Социјалистичка партија
Socijalistička partija
SP Petar Đokić Social democracy
Democratic socialism
Centre-left 5 Multi-ethnic
Croatian Party of Rights of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Hrvatska stranka prava Bosne i Hercegovine
HSP BiH Stanko Primorac Croatian nationalism
Neo-fascism
Far-right 1 Croat


See also[edit]

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