Electoral Commission Queensland

Voting Options

Unable to vote on election day or at a pre-poll centre? You may be eligible to apply for one of the following:

Postal Voting

If you can't vote on election day, or visit a pre-poll centre, you can apply for a postal vote until 7pm Wednesday, 17 January 2018.

If you are already registered as a special postal voter or silent elector, you don't have to apply for a postal vote as one will automatically be sent to you.

If you need a replacement ballot paper, please complete a Form LG 25 Declaration (PDF, 101.0 KB) and lodge it with ECQ.

Electoral Visitor Voting

If you need a polling official to come to your address, please complete an electoral visitor vote application (PDF, 149.4 KB) by 7pm Wednesday, 17 January 2018.

If you qualify, a polling official will visit you during normal business hours.


For any enquiries please call 1300 881 665.