You’ll get voting papers for general elections and referendums in different ways.
For a general election
Voting papers are available from 17 days before election day. To vote from overseas, choose one of the following options:
download a voting paper online
vote in person at one of almost 100 overseas voting places.
Check this page closer to election time for a download link and the locations of overseas voting places.
For a postal referendum
When a postal referendum is on, we’ll automatically send your voting paper in the mail if your enrolment details include an overseas address. The following page will have information on voting in a referendum: