Divisional presidents of IAAP are elected every four years, and elections take place about two months before the open ceremony of an International Congress of Applied Psychology. The term in office is four years and candidates cannot be elected for a second term. The President Elect cannot be of the same country of the President in office. There are no restrictions regarding Secretary General, Treasurer or Newsletter editor posts. For further information rules of procedure may be found in the main page of the IAAP website.