Applications are now open to notify the IEC of your intention to vote abroad and where (at which mission) citizens intend to vote, by completing aVEC10 formbefore 12 March 2014.
This includes ALL South Africans who are registered and whose names appear on the voters’ roll, Diplomats and their households.
Voting abroad will take place on Wednesday,30 APRIL 2014. By law it is not possible to vote abroad on any date other than 30 April 2014, and no exceptions will be made.
Election day in South Africa as well as abroad was proclaimed in the Government Gazette on 25 February 2014, this also means that no further voter registrations will be entertained.
In order to vote abroad, you must be aSouth African citizenand aregistered voter. Check yourregistration status online.
The recommended method of submission is to use theIEC online system.
If you don’t want to submit it online, you can alsodownload the VEC10 formand submit it via:
If you have any queries, please call the IEC call centre on 0800 11 8000 (+27 11 654 1000 for calls from outside South Africa) from 08h00 to 17h00 (UTC+02:00).
In order to vote abroad on 30 April, you must bring: