Australian Consulate-General
Hong Kong



Queensland State Election: Saturday 25 November 2017
New England by-election:  Saturday 2 December 2017
Bennelog by-election: Saturday 16 December 2017



Queensland State Election: Saturday 25 November 2017

Australians visiting or residing in Hong Kong or Macau are advised that there will be Queensland State Election on Saturday 25 November 2017.  

Enrol to vote, or update your details online, click here  or contact the Electoral Commission of Queensland (ECQ) by email: or fax: +61 7 3229 7391.

The Australian Consulate-General is not in a position to confirm your eligibility.   

1. Pre-Poll (In Person) Voting at the Trade & Investment Queensland office in Hong Kong 

Open hours 

13-23 November 2017

(excluding Saturday & Sunday) 

  9:30am – 12:30pm  

13:30pm – 17:00pm

24 November  2017 

  9:30 am – 12:30pm

 13:30pm – 18:00pm


Venue: Trade & Investment Queensland office in Hong Kong

Room 503, 5/F, Sun Hung Kai Centre, 30 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Photo identification (passport) is required and please check the Electoral Commission's website for any further requirements and information ahead of the pre-polling. 


2. Postal vote: 

Any elector who wants to apply for a postal vote in the Queensland State Election, please click here.

Other voting options are available. 

For postal votes and other inquiry, please fax or scan and email physical postal vote applications to +61 7 3036 5778 or

Please visit the Electoral Commission of Queensland’s website ( for more information on voting from overseas.

Further updates may be posted to the Smartraveller website:


New England by-election: Saturday 2 December 2017

A by-election has been announced in the Division of New England to be held on Saturday 2 December.

The close of rolls for the by-election is 8pm AEDT (6pm, Hong Kong) Friday 3 November 2017.

Further information about the by-election is now available.



Bennelog by-election: Saturday 16 December 2017

A by-election for the federal electoral Division of Bennelong in New South Wales will be held on Saturday 16 December 2017. Check if you are enrolled in the Division of Bennelong, enrol or update your enrolment details at