Vice President of Peru
|Second Vice President of |
the Republic of Peru
|Appointer||Direct popular election|
|Term length||Five years, not renewable immediately|
|Inaugural holder||Antonio Gutiérrez de la Fuente (1829)|
|Formation||1829-1831 and since 1858|
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politics and government of
The Republic of Peru has two Vice Presidents who are elected along with the President in democratic elections. Their only mission is to replace the President in case of death, travel, judge, and other cases. Vice Presidents are first in the Presidential line of succession.
Historically, position of unique Vice President was in place between 1829–1831 and 1858–1862. Positions of First and Second Vice Presidents has been in place since 1862.
List of Vice Presidents of Peru
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