Australian Electoral Commission

Translated information and telephone interpreter service

Updated: 29 March 2016

Translated information regarding the recent changes to the Senate voting system can also be found as part of a dedicated communication kit.

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Information for people from non-English speaking backgrounds. Translated information on enrolling and voting in your language.

Telephone interpreter services

A telephone interpreter service is available in the following languages to assist electors from non-English speaking backgrounds (calls to these numbers are at the cost of a local call).

Language Telephone number
العربية / Arabic 1300 720 132
廣東話 / Cantonese 1300 720 135
Hrvatski / Croatian 1300 720 136
Ελληνικά / Greek 1300 720 137
Italiano / Italian 1300 720 138
ខ្មែរ / Khmer 1300 720 134
한국어 / Korean 1300 720 468
Македонски / Macedonian 1300 720 139
普通话 / Mandarin 1300 720 142
Język polski / Polish 1300 720 143
Português / Portuguese 1300 720 145
Русский язык / Russian 1300 720 146
Српски / Serbian 1300 720 147
Español / Spanish 1300 720 148
Türkçe / Turkish 1300 720 149
Tiếng Việt / Vietnamese 1300 720 152
All other languages 1300 720 153

Easy English guides

easy English

The information in these guides is written in an easy to read way.

We use pictures to explain some ideas.

They will explain how to enrol to vote and how to vote during a federal election.