2018 Victorian State Election
The Victorian State election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018.
All eligible Victorians on the electoral roll and within Victoria on election day are required to vote.
If you will be overseas on election day, there are a number of ways to cast your vote. Further information is available at the Victorian Electoral Commission website.
Emailed Ballot Papers
If you are travelling overseas, you can apply to have your ballot papers emailed to you, provided you have access to a printer. This will ensure almost immediate delivery of your ballot papers, which you can then send to your closest overseas voting centre.
Overseas Voting Centre
A list of overseas voting centres, contact details and opening hours is available online from 31 October. You can vote in person at any of these centres. Please note: Overseas voting locations are open local hours only and will not be open on Saturday 24 November.”
What we can and cannot do
Assisting Australians overseas within limits
Australians requiring advice or assistance from the consular section may visit the Embassy with an appointment during the following hours: 09:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 16:00 Monday to Friday, except during public holidays.
In case of an emergency after hours, please contact the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre on +61 (0) 2 6261 3305
Please note that there is no longer an immigration section at the Embassy in Paris.
For any visas or immigration questions please visit www.homeaffairs.gov.au or telephone +61 2 6196 0196
4 rue Jean Rey, 75724 Paris Cedex 15
Metro Line 6 Station Bir-Hakeim
RER C Station Champ de Mars-Tour Eiffel
Tel: +33 (0) 1 40 59 33 00
E-mail : Consular.Paris@dfat.gov.au
Appointments for notarial services can be booked here. Please ensure you select the Time zone: (GMT +02:00 Central European Time - Paris), when making a booking.
Personal Information provided to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is protected by law, including the Privacy Act 1988. We may collect, use and disclose your personal information, including to overseas recipients where we reasonably believe it is necessary, to provide you with consular assistance. Important information about the privacy of your personal information is contained in our Privacy Collection Statement, which you should read and understand. Copies of the Statement are available here or by requesting a copy from the Department.