2013 Trinidad and Tobago presidential election

Indirect presidential elections were held in Trinidad and Tobago on 15 February 2013.

2013 Trinidad and Tobago presidential election

 2008 15 February 2013 2018 
Nominee Anthony Carmona
Party Independent
Electoral vote Unopposed

President before election

George Maxwell Richards

Elected President

Anthony Carmona

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar's People's Partnership-led government nominated Anthony Carmona, a Judge of the International Criminal Court as their candidate. As Carmona was the only candidate nominated on election day, a vote did not take place and he was declared elected unopposed. He was sworn in to office on 18 March 2013 as the 5th President of Trinidad and Tobago.[1]