Australian Consulate-General
New York
United States of America

Australian Federal Election

The next Australian Federal Election will take place on Saturday 2 July 2016. Visit the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website  at for more details on how to vote while overseas.

The most convenient way to vote is via post - register to receive a postal vote on the AEC website before 29 June.

Alternatively, the Consulate will provide in-person voting services on weekdays from 20 June – 1 July. More information here ⇒

For complete and current information on any upcoming Australian elections, enrolment procedures and voting whilst overseas, visit the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website at or contact the AEC via email or telephone +61 2 6273 8606.

Passport office announcements

The Consulate will be closed on Monday 13 June for an Australian Government holiday.

The Australian Consulate-General New York is holding passport interviews in Boston w/c 22 August 2016. More information will be available at the beginning of June 2016. Please revisit our page then for further details.

We're live on Facebook

The Australian Consulate-General New York is officially live on Facebook!

The purpose of our page is to champion Australia as a creative, dynamic nation; inform the public about Consulate activities; share information about Australian artists performing in our consular district; and profile Australian businesses/ individuals.

Like us to stay up-to-date on all things related to Australia in New York and across our broader consular district.

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