List of libertarian political parties

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  Associated members not yet officially registered as a member of Interlibertarians

Many countries and subnational political entities have libertarian parties. Although these parties may describe themselves as libertarian, their ideologies differ considerably and not all of them support all elements of libertarianism or classical liberalism.

Active parties by country[edit]

Name Founded Country Ideology Membership
Libertarian Party[1]  Argentina Classical liberalism, libertarianism, individual right, free market, non-aggression principle None
Liberal Democratic Party[1][2][3] 2001  Australia Classic liberalism, libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Interlibertarians
Reason Party 2017  Australia
 Victoria
Civil libertarianism, progressivism, secular liberalism, drug liberalisation, social liberalism
Parti libertarien [fr][2][4] 2012  Belgium Classical liberalism, libertarianism, minarchism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Interlibertarians
Libertair, Direct, Democratisch 2007  Belgium
 Flanders
Conservative liberalism, libertarianism, right-wing populism, Euroscepticism Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists
European Conservatives and Reformists
Libertarians[1] 2009  Brazil Liberalism, libertarianism, minarchism, anarcho-capitalism Interlibertarians
New Party[5] 2011  Brazil Libertarianism, classical liberalism
British Columbia Libertarian Party 1986  Canada
 British Columbia
Libertarianism
Libertarian Party of Canada[1][2][3] 1973  Canada Libertarianism, classical liberalism, voluntaryism, non-interventionism, fiscal conservatism, laissez-faire, civil libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Interlibertarians
People's Party of Canada 2018 Classical liberalism, Right-libertarianism, Conservatism, Nationalism, Right-Wing Populism, Gun Rights, Economic liberalism,
Ontario Libertarian Party[1] 1975  Canada
 Ontario
Libertarianism Interlibertarians
Atlantica Party 2016  Canada
 Nova Scotia
Populism, libertarianism, fiscal conservatism Freedom Party International
Partido Libertario[6]  Chile Libertarianism, Classical liberalism
Libertario[2]  Colombia Minarchism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Liberal Democrats[1]  Cyprus Classical liberalism Interlibertarians
Party of Free Citizens[1][2] 2009  Czech Republic Classical liberalism, libertarian conservatism, Euroscepticism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Interlibertarians
Libertarian Party[1]  Denmark Libertarianism Interlibertarians
Liberal Alliance 2007  Denmark Classical liberalism, liberalism, libertarianism
European Party for Individual Liberty 2013  EU Classical liberalism, libertarianism Interlibertarians
Parti libertarien[2][4] (previously Mouvement des libertariens, 2013-2016) 2013  France Classical liberalism, minarchism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member as Mouvement des libertariens)
Girchi 2015  Georgia Libertarianism, Classical liberalism, Pro-Europeanism
Party of Reason[1][2][4] 2009  Germany Libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Interlibertarians
European Party for Individual Liberty
Liberal Alliance[citation needed] 2007  Greece Classical liberalism
Libertarian Society of Iceland 2002  Iceland Libertarianism
Swarna Bharat Party[7]  India Classical liberalism
Zehut[8] 2015  Israel Classical liberalism, libertarianism, anti-clericalism, minarchism
Italian Radicals[9] 2001  Italy Liberalism, libertarianism, anti-clericalism Liberal International
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
Libertarian Movement[1][2] 2005  Italy Agorism, anarcho-capitalism, anti-federalism, anti-statism, classical liberalism, Euroscepticism, free market, individualism, laissez-faire, liberism, libertarianism, minarchism, non-interventionism, non-violence, non-voting, Objectivism, voluntaryism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Interlibertarians
Go Tax Evaders![1]  Italy Libertarianism Interlibertarians
Libertarische Partij[1][2][3][4] 1993  Netherlands Classical liberalism, libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Interlibertarians
European Party for Individual Liberty
ACT New Zealand 1994  New Zealand Classic liberalism, right-libertarianism
Capitalist Party 2014  Norway Classical liberalism, laissez-faire International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Libertarian Party[10] 2015-2020  Poland Minarchism, anarcho-capitalism
Liberty 2015  Poland Libertarian conservatism, Laissez-faire, Anti-Socialism, Euroscepticism, Minarchism, Monarchism, Gun Rights, Paleolibertarianism, Classical liberalism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Partia Libertarianie[11] 2019  Poland right-libertarianism, Minarchism, anarcho-capitalism
Libertarian Party of Russia[1][2][4] 2008  Russia Libertarianism, minarchism, anarcho-capitalism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Interlibertarians
Scottish Libertarian Party[2] 2012  Scotland Libertarianism, Scottish independence, Euroscepticism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Libertarian Party of South Africa[1][2][4] 2013  South Africa Libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Interlibertarians
Capitalist Party of South Africa 2019  South Africa Libertarianism, capitalism
Libertarian Party[1]  South Korea Libertarianism, cosmopolitanism, individualism, anarcho-capitalism, Rothbardian, Misesian, Austrian School, classical liberalism, laissez-faire
Partido Libertario[1][2] 2009  Spain Libertarianism, laissez-faire, anarcho-capitalism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Interlibertarians
European Party for Individual Liberty
Liberala partiet[2] 2004  Sweden Classical liberalism, libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
Libertarian Party of Geneva   Switzerland
 Geneva
Libertarianism
The Swiss Independence Party up![2][4] 2014   Switzerland Libertarianism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties
I Liberisti Ticinesi[1]   Switzerland
 Ticino
Libertarianism Interlibertarians
5.10[1] 2014  Ukraine Libertarianism Interlibertarians
Libertarian Party[1][2][4] 2007  United Kingdom Libertarian conservatism, minarchism, classical liberalism, Euroscepticism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Interlibertarians
Libertarian Party[1][2][3][4] 1971  United States Libertarianism, classical liberalism, laissez-faire, civil liberties, non-interventionism International Alliance of Libertarian Parties (founding member)
Interlibertarians
Libertarian Liberal Party[1]  Uruguay Libertarianism Interlibertarians
Libertarian Movement of Venezuela[12]  Venezuela Market anarchism, minarchism Interlibertarians

Defunct parties by country[edit]

Name Active Country Ideology Membership
Liberal Libertarian Party 2009–2014  Argentina Libertarianism Interlibertarians
Freedom Party of Manitoba 1980s–2000s  Canada
 Manitoba
Objectivism Freedom Party International
Liberal Alternative 2006–2011  France Classical liberalism
Liberal Democratic Party 2008–2019  France Classical liberalism European Party for Individual Liberty
Swatantra Party 1959–1974  India Classical liberalism
Liberal Reformers[3][dead link] 2005–2009  Italy Classical liberalism
Pannella List 1989–1996  Italy Radicalism, liberalism, economic liberalism
Libertarianz[3] 1995–2014  New Zealand Objectivism
Real Politics Union[3] 1990–2011  Poland Classic liberalism, conservatism, monarchism, Euroscepticism
Russian Libertarian Movement 2003–2006  Russia Libertarianism
Personal Choice Party[3] 2004–2006  United States Libertarianism
Boston Tea Party 2006–2012  United States Non-interventionism Interlibertarians

Libertarian organizations associated with political parties[edit]

Name Founded Association Country Ideology
Outright Libertarians[13] 1998 Libertarian Party  United States LGBTQ libertarianism
LPRadicals 2006 Libertarian Party  United States Libertarianism
Republican Liberty Caucus[3] 1991 Republican Party  United States Classical liberalism

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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