Bart de Wever was the only candidate to run. This is fifth term.
De Wever was re-elected as president of the N-VA with 98.5% of the vote. He was the only candidate for his succession at the head of the party.
Bart De Wever is the N-VA President since 2004. According to the party statutes, a new president must be appointed after two terms. However, the politician expressed his wish to continue leading the party after the elections of 2018 and 2019. He therefore asked for and obtained the agreement of the party office to run as a candidate for a new term.