The 2019 Australian federal election will be held on Saturday 18 May 2019. If you are an eligible Australian citizen living overseas you can still participate but you need to be enrolled.
To enrol, check or update your enrolment details visit www.aec.gov.au. The deadline for enrolling or updating your details for the federal election is 8pm, Thursday 18 April 2019 (Australian time in the electorate you’re enrolled).
Early voting will begin on Monday 6 May 2019 at the Australian Embassy in Abu Dhabi and on Tuesday 7 May 2019 at the Australian Consulate-General in Dubai.
Alternatively, you can apply for a postal vote online now at www.aec.gov.au.
For more information check out the Australian Embassy website - https://uae.embassy.gov.au/abud/FederalElection2019.html