Australian Embassy

2018 Victorian State Election

The Victorian State Election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. The Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia will offer early voting services during business hours from Monday 12 November to Friday 23 November 2018. The Embassy  will be closed on Election Day.

All eligible Victorians on the electoral roll are required to vote. If you are overseas, there are a number of ways to cast your vote prior to election day.

By Post

From Wednesday 31 October you can apply for a ballot paper to be emailed to you via Victorian Electoral Commission website:

  1. Apply for a ballot paper to be emailed to you
  2. Print and complete the ballot paper
  3. Post the ballot paper to the Australia using the envelope provided

    Deadline: Postal votes must be post marked on or before 6:00pm on Election Day, 24 November 18 (Victorian time) and received in Australia no later than 6:00pm 30 November 18 (Victorian time) to be included in the count

In Person

In person early voting services will be offered at the Australian Embassy in Jakarta only. Members of the public wishing to vote at the embassy will need to bring a passport.

Dates: Monday 12 November - Friday 23 November 2018 (weekdays only)

Time:  0900 - 1600

Note: We strongly recommend those who wish to vote in person visit the embassy from Monday 19 November. We expect VEC ballot papers will have arrived by this date. 

Further information is available at the Victorian Electoral Commission website.

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