The Political Parties Act 2013 formally recognised political parties within the system, recorded on the Office of State's Political Party Register. There are currently six parties in the Empire.
The Liberal-Moderate Party was formed by the 2018 merger of the Liberal Party, founded by Emperor Adam I in 2013, and the Moderate Party, founded by Emperor Mother Jayne in 2015. It is currently the main government party, with six out of 13 seats in the House of Citizens, and three out of nine seats on the Ruling Council. It is led by Lord Sir Charles Michael, the Prime Minister.
The Storm Party was founded by Lord Sir Juliano Saunders in 2018. It is currently the main opposition party, with three out of 13 seats in the House of Citizens, and three out of nine seats on the Ruling Council. It is led by Lady Anna Worthington, the Leader of the Opposition.
Red Green Alliance
The RGA was founded as the Labour Party by Sir Reginald Hall in 2015, and was rebranded as the Red Green Alliance in 2019. It has three out of 13 seats in the House of Citizens, and two out of nine seats on the Ruling Council. It is led by Lord Billy Thompson.
The Dank Party was founded in June 2018. Led by Lady Hermione Peace, it is currently the junior partner in the coalition government. It has 1 seat in the House of Citizens and 1 seat on the Ruling Council.
Adammic National Party
The Adammic National Party or ANP was founded in February 2016 by Sir Cavan Garfield. It has 8 members, but it has no Ruling Council seats, due to the fact that most of its members are not territorial residents.