Political Parties in Brazil

Published 21st February, 2011

Below is a list of the political parties which are registered with the Tribunal Superior Eleitoral. This is a preliminary list and will be followed by a more detailed history of the parties.

For Brazil to keep on changing (Para o Brasil Seguir Mudando) (Ruling coalition)

Party of the Brazilian Democratic Movement (Partido do Movimento Democratico Brasileiro) (PMDB)
Democratic Labour Party (Partido Democratico Trabalhista) (PDT)
Workers Party (Partido dos Trabalhadores) (PT)
Communist Party of Brazil (Partido Communista do Brasil) (PCdoB)
Brazilian Socialist Party (Partido Socialista Brasileiro) (PSB)
Christian Labour Party (Partido Trabalhista Cristao) (PTC)
Christian Social Party (Partido Social Cristao) (PSC)
National Labour Party (Partido Trabalhista Nacional) (PTN)
Brazilian Republican Party (Partido Republicano Brasileiro) (PRB)
Party of the Republic (Partido da Republica) (PR)

Other parties

Brazilian Labour Party (Partido Trabalhista Brasileiro) (PTB)
Democrats (Democratas) (DEM)
Party of Social Democracy (Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira) (PSDB)
Party of National Mobilisation (Partido da Mobilizaçäo Nacional) (PMN)
Progressive Republican Party (Partido Republicano Progressista) (PRP)
Socialist People’s Party (Partido Popular Socialista) (PPS)
Green Party (Partido Verde) (PV)
Labour Party in Brazil (Partido Trabalhista do Brasil) (PTdoB)
Progressive Party (Partido Progressista) (PP)
Unified Socialist Party of Workers (Partido Socialista do Trabalhadores Unificado) (PSTU)
Brazilian Communist Party (Partido Comunista Brasileiro) (PCB)
Brazilian Labour Renewal Party (Partido Renovador Trabalhista Brasileiro) (PRTB)
Humanist Party of Solidarity (Partido Humanista da Solidariedade) (PHS)
Christian Social Democrat Party (Partido Social Democrata Cristao) (PSDC)
Workers Party of the Cause (Partido da Causa Operaria) (PCO)
Liberal Social party (Partido Social Liberal) (PSL)
Socialism and Freedom Party (Partido Socialismo e Liberdade) (PSOL)

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