you are 18 years old and over, an Australian Citizen and have lived
for at least the last month at your present address you must be registered
Voting is compulsory in Australia and you may be fined if you are
If you’re 17 years old, you can provisionally enroll so you
can vote at elections held after you turn 18.
If you are eligible to vote and not enrolled at your current address,
you need to do something about it right away.
You can get an enrolment /change of address form by contacting Michael
Danby’s office or pick one up from any Post Office.
Or you can download
the form from the Australian Electoral Commission website.
For more detailed information about eligibility and enrolling to vote,
visit the Australian Electoral Commission
website. Or call the AEC (Melbourne Ports office) on (03) 9285 7095.