Overseas enrolment

The 2022 federal election is Saturday 21 May 2022 and you must be enrolled to vote. If you are not correctly enrolled you may not be able to vote.

To be eligible to enrol to vote from overseas, you must be:

  • an Australian citizen aged 18 years or older, and
  • intending to return to Australia within six years.

Enrolment address

You cannot enrol with an overseas address. You must enrol in the electoral division you were entitled to enrol in before you left Australia.

Voting

Updated: 10 April 2022