The 2022 French Presidential Elections – important information

The French presidential and legislative elections will take place soon. Here is some important information to prepare for the presidential election:

1. Check that you are registered on the consular electoral list and that all the information is correct. If you are not registered, please do register before Friday 4 March 2022!). If you are not registered, you cannot vote.

2. Take note of the election dates. The first round of the presidential election will take place on Sunday, April 10. The second round of the presidential election will take place on Sunday 24 April.

3. If you would like to vote by proxy, information is available on the website of the Consulate of France in Sydney.

4. An in-person polling station will be open in Melbourne.

You will receive by e-mail or post a letter of convocation indicating the precise coordinates of your consular polling station a few weeks before the election.

For all official information concerning the presidential elections,  please visit the French Consulate website in Sydney.