List of frivolous political parties

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This is a list of political parties that have been created for various frivolous purposes: parody, joke, hoax, etc..

Australia[edit]

Austria–Hungary[edit]

Belarus[edit]

Belgium[edit]

Canada[edit]

Czechoslovakia (historic)[edit]

  • Friends of Beer Party (ran in 1990, now defunct)[2]

Denmark[edit]

Estonia[edit]

Faroe Islands[edit]

Germany[edit]

  • Die PARTEI ('The Party'; Party for Labour, Rule of Law, Protection of Animals, Promotion of Elites and Grassroot-Democratic Initiative)
  • APPD Anarchist Pogo Party of Germany

Hungary[edit]

Iceland[edit]

Ireland[edit]

  • Don't Give a Feck Party is running in the 2014 Irish Local Elections in the Meath East constituency. The party originated from a joke poster that mocked the local politicians, and the motto of the candidate is "I promise to do nothing for you and my very best to do it".[5]

Israel[edit]

  • Pikanti (a food manufacturer that contested the 1992 election as an advertising gimmick)

Italy[edit]

Japan[edit]

Kosovo[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Netherlands[edit]

Norway[edit]

Poland[edit]

Romania[edit]

Russia[edit]

Spain[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Ukraine[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

Other parties, such as the Corrective Party or the Rainbow Alliance, were often seen as frivolous, but included some genuine policy aims in their manifestos.

United States[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]