Party abbreviation: KDF
In 2019, the Karoo Democratic Force will be contesting elections provincially in the Western Cape.
It was launched on the of 6th of April 2016 and was among the top three parties in the Western Cape during the local government elections in August of the same year.
The KDF clinched 5.14% of the vote.
Beaufortwest Executive Mayor Noel Constable is the president of the party.
He took over the position from a DA councillor after the KDF withdrew from its coalition with the official opposition and revived its relationship with the ANC.
On its Facebook page, the KDF says it wants economic freedom for the people of the Central Karoo. It is also advocating for Black Economic Empowerment.