POLITICAL PARTIES

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 five parties in the Empire.

Liberal-Moderate Party

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 part of the national unity government with seven out of 13 seats in the House of Citizens, and four out of 9 seats on the Ruling Council. It is led by Lord James Green, the Prime Minister.

Independent Party

The Independent Party was founded by Lord Sir Juliano Saunders in 2020, the second party to be founded by Saunders after the Storm Party. It currently has one seat in the House of Citizens and one seat on the Ruling Council, and is part of the governing coalition. It is led by Lord Saunders, the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Storm Party

The Storm Party was founded by Lord Sir Juliano Saunders in 2018. It is part of the governing coalition, with two out of 13 seats in the House of Citizens, and one out of 9 seats on the Ruling Council. It is offically led by party president Lady Anna Worthington, but in her absence the party is led de-facto by Lord Callum Gurr and Lord Colonel Asher Bond, who are currently co-Deputy Prime Ministers.

Dank Party

The Dank Party was founded in June 2018. Led by Lady Hermione Peace, it is currently part of the national unity government. It has 1 seat in the House of Citizens.

Adammic National Party

The Adammic National Party or ANP was founded in February 2016 by Sir Cavan Garfield. Despite a large membership of 8 members on paper, it has been inactive for several years.