Australian Consulate-General
Noumea, New Caledonia
French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna

Elections

Federal Election 2019


The date for the 2019 Australian federal election has not yet been announced.

The Australian Consulate-General in Noumea will not be offering in person voting for the 2019 Australian federal election.

For information on enrolling and voting while overseas, please visit the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website at www.aec.gov.au/overseas.

If you wish to vote in the federal election, you must be enrolled. To enrol, check or update your enrolment details, visit www.aec.gov.au.

For updates on the election, please check the AEC’s website and follow the AEC’s Twitter account.
 

Federal Elections and Overseas Voting

Voting while overseas

Please visit the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website for information and procedures for overseas voting eligibility and forms. The AEC's Twitter account @AusElectoralCom provides regular updates on the administration of federal elections. Voters can also check their current electoral enrolment online.

Registering as an overseas voter

If you are already enrolled to vote and are living overseas, you may register as an overseas voter

If you are unable to vote

You may complete and submit an overseas notification form if you are unable to vote in an election while overseas. 

State and Territory Elections

Please contact your state or territory electoral authority for information about registering and voting in a state/territory elections while overseas.

Note: Registration forms listed on this page should be submitted directly to the AEC or state/territory authority (by mail, fax or electronically) and cannot be forwarded through Australian missions overseas.