The Members of the Landtag are elected by the people. The seventh Landtag of Brandenburg consists of 88 Members of Parliament who were elected by voters in 44 constituencies and by means of the Land lists of the political parties and political alliances in the Land of Brandenburg.
The Members of the Landtag are elected in the form of a public, direct, free, equal and secret ballot for a term of five years. They are the representatives of the people, they are bound only by their conscience, and they are not, as a rule, bound by order or instruction.
The Members must be of full adult age, of German nationality, and have their main place of residence in Brandenburg.