Category Archives: Useful Consular Info

Job Offer: Consular Assistant

In January 2018, after many years of helping the French community of Melbourne, the Consular Assistant at the Honorary Consulate-General of France in Melbourne, Mr Jean-Paul Esnault will retire. We…

Results of the French Parliamentary Elections

On Sunday 4 and Sunday 18 June 2017, French Parliamentary Elections were held globally to renew the 11 representatives of the French living abroad as well as the 566 members of French Parliament….

Second round of the Parliamentary Elections: useful info

Date of the Second round of the French Parliamentary Elections: Sunday 18 June from 8am to 6pm at the Alliance Française de Melbourne, 51 Grey St, St Kilda. You must provide a…

Preparing for the Parliamentary Elections

The participation rate at the Presidential elections was the highest ever recorded [48% in the first round and 51% in the second round]. We are now ready for a high…

French Parliamentary Elections – Information on proxies in Melbourne

On 25 May at the Honorary Consulate of France in Melbourne, it will be possible to organise your proxy form to vote for the upcoming parliamentary elections (4 June and 18 June 2017)….

Some news from the 1st round of the French presidential elections

On Sunday 23 April 2017, France held the 1st round of the Presidential elections. In Victoria, the elections have taken place in the Alliance Française in St Kilda. The turn…

French Elections 2017

In France, there are two national elections coming up: presidential and parliamentary. In Victoria, French nationals who were registered on the electoral list of the French General Consulate of Sydney before 31…

Change of voting system for the French legislative elections

The next French legislative elections will be held on Sunday 4 and 18 June 2017.     Please note the recent change in the French Parliamentary elections recently announced by the…

-FRENCH ELECTIONS- Proxies in Melbourne!

It will be possible to organise your proxy form to vote for the upcoming Presidential elections on the 6th of April at the Honorary Consulate of France in Melbourne.  Please note the…

Call for Volunteers for the 2017 French Elections

We need you to help with the running of the Melbourne voting booths on the following dates: 1. Presidential elections– Sunday 23 April 2017– Sunday 7 May 2017 from 8am to 7pm 2. Legislative elections– Sunday 4…