List of political parties in Albania

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Albania has a multi-party system with two major political parties and a third party that is electorally successful. According to official data from the Central Election Commission, there were a total of 124 political parties listed in the party registry for the year 2014.[1] Only 54 of these parties participated in the 2015 local elections.[2]

Parties represented in the Parliament of Albania

This is a list of political parties with representation in the Albanian parliament following the general parliamentary elections of 2013.

Name Abbr. Ideology Leader MPs
Socialist Party of Albania
Partia Socialiste e Shqipërisë
PS Social democracy, Third Way, Progressive, Centre-left, Western, Modernism, Social liberalism Edi Rama 63
Democratic Party of Albania
Partia Demokratike e Shqipërisë
PD Liberal conservatism, Conservatism, Nationalism, Pro-Europeanism, Centre-right, Economic liberalism Lulzim Basha[3] 49
Socialist Movement for Integration
Lëvizja Socialiste për Intigrim
LSI Social democracy, Progressivism, Centre-left Ilir Meta 16
Party for Justice, Integration and Unity
Partia për Drejtësi, Integrim dhe Unitet
PDIU Nationalism, Right-wing, Ethnic nationalism, Cham issue Shpëtim Idrizi 4
Republican Party of Albania
Partia Republikane e Shqipërisë
PR National conservatism, Nationalism, Economic liberalism, Right-wing Fatmir Mediu 3
Lista e Barabartë
LIBRA Centrism, Social liberalism, Civic nationalism, Pro-Europeanism Ben Blushi 2
Unity for Human Rights Party
Partia Bashkimi për të Drejtat e Njeriut
PBDNJ Greek minority politics, Centrism, Social liberalism, Greek nationalism, Pro-Europeanism, Immigrant Rights, Christian Orthodox Vangjel Dule 1
Environmentalist Agrarian Party
Partia Agrare Ambjentaliste'
PAA Agrarianism, Centrism, Social liberalism, Pro-Europeanism Agron Duka 1
Christian Democratic Party
Partia Kristian Demokratike e Shqipërisë
PKDSH Christian democratic, Conservatism, Christian minority politics Mirela Ferracaku 1

Parties that participated in the 2015 Local Elections

Other registered parties

Dissolved parties

See also


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