Batman by-election – voting from overseas

Updated: 2 February 2018

There will be no overseas voting centres for the Batman by-election.

Early voting in Australia

If you are leaving Australia after Tuesday 27 February 2018 and will still be overseas on Saturday 17 March 2018, you can vote in person before you leave.

Early voting will commence from Tuesday 27 February 2018 and the details of early voting centres in Australia will be available soon.

I am unable to vote while overseas

If you are unable to vote and overseas, you should complete an Overseas Notification Form and return it to the AEC.

Being overseas is a valid reason for not voting.