Australian Electoral Commission

Norfolk Island Electors

Updated: 4 July 2016

How do I enrol as a Norfolk Island elector?

Enrolling and voting is compulsory for eligible Australian citizens and eligible other persons living on Norfolk Island.

Residents of Norfolk Island need to enrol for the Division of Canberra and are represented by a single federal member of the House of Representatives, the Member for Canberra; and Senators for the ACT.

When enrolling online, select the ACT as your state/territory:

Alternatively, you can complete the Australian Capital Territory electoral enrolment form and return it to the AEC.

Changes were made to the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (the Electoral Act) and Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984 to require eligible Norfolk Island residents to enrol and vote in federal elections and referendums from 1 July 2016.