The Australian High Commission is the official representative of the Australian Government in Singapore. We provide a range of services to the general public, including consular, passport, visa and immigration, citizenship and cultural relations services. We also act on behalf of various Australian Government authorities by representing Australia's interests to local, regional and multilateral government and business organisations in Singapore.
Federal Election 2019
The 2019 Australian federal election will be held on Saturday 18 May 2019. If you are an eligible Australian citizen living overseas you can still participate but you need to be enrolled.
To enrol, check or update your enrolment details visit www.aec.gov.au. The deadline for enrolling or updating your details for the federal election is 8pm, Thursday 18 April (Australian time in the electorate you’re enrolled).
Early voting will begin on Monday 6 May 2019 and conclude on Friday 17 May 2019. Eligible voters will be able to cast their vote in-person at the Australian High Commission, Singapore building* (25 Napier Road, Singapore 258507) on weekdays from 8:30am until 4:30pm between these dates. Alternatively, you can apply for a postal vote online now at www.aec.gov.au.
Eligible voters will also be able to cast their vote at the Australian High Commission, Singapore building on Election Day, Saturday 18 May 2019, between 9:30am and 5:00pm.
Members of the public must provide photo ID in order to gain access to the Australian High Commission, Singapore building. ID is not required to vote.
If you are overseas and unable to vote, complete an overseas notification form and return it to the AEC. Being overseas is a valid reason for not voting.
Information in other languages can be found at www.aec.gov.au/translated.
*Locations in which in person voting will be offered may change at short notice, subject to unforeseen circumstances or security incidents.
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Australian passport holders do not usually require a visa for visits to Singapore of up to 90 days. The Australian High Commission is not the issuing authority for visas to Singapore. For Singapore visa enquiries contact Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority or Singapore High Commission, Canberra. For information about bringing personal medication into Singapore, contact Singapore Health Science Authority.