List of libertarian political parties

  Officially registered members of Interlibertarians
  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 countryEdit

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
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, Anarcho-capitalism
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]   Poland 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[11]   Venezuela Market anarchism, minarchism Interlibertarians

Defunct parties by countryEdit

Name Active Country Ideology Membership
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 other political partiesEdit

Name Founded Association Country Ideology
Outright Libertarians[12] 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 alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u "Libertarian movements and parties in the world that are members of Interlibertarians". Interlibertarians. Retrieved 20 December 2013.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Members". International Alliance of Libertarian Parties. Archived from the original on 28 January 2016. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Global Directory of Free Liberal/Libertarian Parties". The State of the World Liberty Project. Archived from the original on 18 December 2013. Retrieved 27 December 2013.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i "IALP Founding Charter (p. 3)" (PDF). International Alliance of Libertarian Parties. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 January 2016. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  5. ^ "Posicionamento - Partido Novo seus posicionamentos e ideais". NOVO. 7 March 2019. Retrieved 7 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Inicio". Partido Libertario. Archived from the original on 31 August 2019. Retrieved 10 November 2019.
  7. ^ "Freedom Team of India no longer approves Lok Satta Party for its members". Freedom Team of India. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  8. ^ "Zehut International Website". Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  9. ^ Newell, James (28 January 2010). The Politics of Italy: Governance in a Normal Country. Cambridge University Press. pp. 42, 218, 219. ISBN 978-0-521-84070-5.
  10. ^ Lesiak, Krzysztof. "Will There Soon Be A Libertarian Party Of Poland?". Independent Political Report. Retrieved 4 February 2016.
  11. ^ "Interlibertarians Members". Interlibertarian.altervista.org. Archived from the original on 20 September 2018. Retrieved 20 September 2018.
  12. ^ "Outright Libertarians". Retrieved 1 February 2017.