The polling stations have opened since 8 hours for the regional and departmental elections in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. It will therefore be necessary to vote twice, except for the Métropole de Lyon. Metropolitan voters will vote only for regional elections, because the metropolitan council, which replaces the department, has already been elected in 2020.

To vote, you must go to the polling station in which you are registered, with proof of identity. If in doubt, you can find the address on your electoral card or on

To follow the election evening with the candidates and the results of the elections, will start a live in the early evening to inform you live.

Lyon Capitale has devoted several articles to the conduct of regional elections: voting method, assessors, abstention, circulation of the virus … here is a selection of articles to understand the operation and the context of this election. The eyes will in particular be riveted on the abstention figures.

For several weeks, Lyon Capitale has been scrutinizing the programs of the candidates. Theme by theme, here is a comparison between the candidates’ proposals.

It’s also always time to get our 50-page special issue on regional elections, available on newsstands.

Our program, 6 minutes flat, was the opportunity to meet the several leaders of the regional elections and to question them about their programs.