Attention — All Filipino Citizens: Notice of Registration and Election

Under Republic  Act No.  9189 as amended by Republic Act No. 10590, all overseas Filipino citizens, who are not disqualified by law, at least eighteen (18) years of age on 13 May 2019, and who are registered overseas voters, may vote for Senators and Party-Lists Representatives.

All qualified Filipino citizens who are not registered overseas voters may file their applications for registration at the nearest Embassy or Consulate or other registration centers authorized by the Commission on Elections.

To register, all applicants must personally appear at the Philippine Consulate General,, 27-33 Wentworth Avenue, Sydney NSW 2000 for biometrics capturing and bring the following requirements: 1) Photocopy of valid passport or if dual citizen, 2) copy of oath of allegiance or proof of Philippine citizenship from the Bureau of Immigration or for seamen, 3) copy of seamen’s book.

Filing of applications for registration shall be from 1 December 2016 to 31 October 2018. The 30-day voting period will commence on 13 April 2019 until 13 May 2019. For inquiries, please contact Ms. Reggie Perol of the Consulate at telephone no. 9285 8112 or email address, econ@philippineconsulate.au.The Consul General’s Office

Updated: 09/03/2016 — 19:06:59