The Political Parties Act of July 2, 1975 states: The existence and diversity of political parties are key factors in the Republic of Austria's democratic order.
Political parties may be established at will provided that they do not violate federal constitutional law. The activities of political parties may not be subject to specific legal constraints.
For further information on political parties currently represented in the National Council of the Austrian parliament , please consult their respective websites:
- Social Democratic Party of Austria (SPÖ)
- Austrian People's Party (ÖVP)
- Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ)
- Team Stronach