Please note: In order for the U.S. Embassy to forward voting material to your election officials, you must enclose it in an envelope addressed to the appropriate office in the United States. The U.S. Postal Service will not accept envelopes that are not sealed or not addressed correctly. Envelope templates are available for printing on FVAP.gov that can be printed directly on to an envelope.
For full details on voting from overseas, please visit https://www.fvap.gov/citizen-voter.
2022 Election Updates
The Embassy continues to forward voting material to the United States via the diplomatic pouch. We encourage all voters who are eligible to vote in these elections to bring their ballots to the Embassy for forwarding to the United States. The Embassy accepts in-person drop-off absentee ballots Sundays and Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. on a walk-in basis. Please bring your completed ballot in an unsealed envelope to the U.S. Embassy’s Consular Section for drop-off service.
We recommend you drop off your completed ballot at the Embassy at least 3 weeks prior to the election.
To find the upcoming elections and how to vote, please visit FVAP at https://www.fvap.gov/guide/upcoming-elections. If you have eligibility questions, please contact the appropriate election authorities in your voting district.
Frequently Asked Questions
· I no longer have an address in the United States. What do I do?
o The FVAP.gov FAQ page can answer your questions.
· I have never lived in the United States. What can I do?
o Start here: Never Resided in the U.S.