Unless you are living under a rock or in a cave, you know the Australian 2007 Federal Election has been called for Saturday 24th November.
Here is the all-important date (remember, if you don't enrol to vote by 8pm Wednesday 17th October you won't be able to vote in this November election.
*** Deadline for new enrolments 8pm Wednesday 17th October ***
Compulsory voting means that every Australian citizen (18 years or older) is required by law to enrol and vote. If a person does not vote and is unable to provide a "valid and sufficient" reason, a penalty is imposed. Compulsory voting is a distinctive feature of the Australian political culture..."*
Here's an easy way to check online to see whether you are currently enrolled to vote: Check Enrolment Details
If you can't find your details, you can call 13 23 26 to find out if you need to enrol. Please note: you only have 2 days!!!
Make sure you check your details and make your vote count!
Monday, October 15, 2007
Enrol to Vote NOW!