The Philippine Consulate General in Sydney in coordination with the Philippine Australian Sports and Culture Inc. and the Global Filipinos Australia will conduct Overseas Voting Registration at the Consulate’s Information Booth during the Sydney Fiesta Kultura this long weekend.
Date: 06 October 2014 (Monday)
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Sydney Fiesta Kultura 2014, Fairfield Showground, Fairfield
Those eligible to register and participate in the Philippine national elections which will be held on 09 May 2016 are Filipino citizens (including Filipino- Australians who are dual citizens), at least eighteen (18) years of age on the day of the election, and not otherwise disqualified.
- Photocopy of valid Philippine passport
For Dual citizens:
- Copy of the Order of Approval to retain/reacquire Filipino citizenship; or
- Oath of Allegiance; or
- Identification Certificate.
For queries, please contact the Consulate at telephone number (02) 9262 7377 or the Consulate’s Duty Officer at 0415 426 400.
You can read our article 'To be or not to be a dual citizen' if you want to know the benefits of dual citizenships.