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Elections and Voting while Overseas

Queensland State Election

The 2017 Queensland State General Election will be held on Saturday 25 November.

In-person voting will not be available in Japan.

For more information, visit the Electoral Commission of Queensland (ECQ) website at or contact the ECQ via or telephone on +61 7 3035 8107.


Up to date information on elections and eligibility, and copies of relevant forms (eg Application for a Postal Vote, Application to be Registered as an Overseas Elector) are available from individual electoral commission websites. We are unable to advise you or comment on the eligibility of individual voters. Eligibility is a matter for the relevant electoral commission.

Electoral Commissions

See also: Australian Electoral Commission