|Last election 28 November 2011|
|Type Lower House of the Parliament of the Democratic Republic of the Congo|
Political groups People's Party for Reconstruction and Democracy (PPRD): 62 seats Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS): 41 seats People's Party for Peace and Democracy (PPPD): 29 seats Social Movement for Renewal (MSR): 27 seats Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC): 22 seats Unified Lumumbist Party (PALU): 19 seats Union for the Congolese Nation (UNC): 17 seats Alliance for Renewal in Congo (ARC): 16 seats Alliance of the Democratic Forces of Congo (AFDC): 15 seats Rally for the Reconstruction of Congo (RRC): 11 seats Awakening of Consciousness for Work and Development (ECT): 11 seats Movement for the Integrity of the People (MIP): 10 seats Christian Democratic Party (PDC): 7 seats Union for the Development of the Comoros (UPDC): 7 seats Congolese Rally for Democracy (RCD)- Kisangani-Liberation Movement (K-ML) : 6 seats National Union of Democratic Federalists (UNADEF): 6 seats Union of Nationalist Federalists of Congo (UNAFEC): 6 seats Other parties: 172 seats Independents: 16 seats
The National Assembly is the lower house and main legislative political body of the Parliament of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It was established by the 2006 constitution.
- Electoral System
- Numbers of deputies for each ville commune Kinshasa and territory
- Bas Congo
- Kasa Occidental
- Kasa Oriental
- Nord Kivu
- Sud Kivu
- Transitional Assembly
It is located at the People's Palace in Kinshasa.
The National Assembly is elected every 5 years by universal suffrage. There are 500 seats, 61 members are elected in single member constituencies while the remaining 439 members are elected in multi member constituencies by open list.
Numbers of deputies for each ville, commune (Kinshasa) and territory
Parentheses contain the number of deputies elected from each subdivision
Prior to the 2006 election, the National Assembly was an appointed body consisting of representatives of the difference parties to the peace agreement that ended the Second Congo War.