The Fijian Elections Office would like to remind those intending to apply for Postal Voting that the deadline for submitting applications is at 5.00pm on 24th October, 2018.
A total of 5,843 Postal Vote Applications were received as of 10.00am on 23rd October, 2018.
The Supervisor of Elections, Mohammed Saneem says the FEO will not accept any Postal Voting Application Forms after 5.00pm.
“We must now ensure that the Postal Vote packages reach voters in a timely manner so as to allow them to cast their votes and return the envelopes to the FEO,” he said.
The FEO has already commenced dispatching postal voting packages to voters divided into the following regions:
ii. Pacific Island
iii. Australia and New Zealand
iv. Rest of the World
All postal voting packages are pre-paid and are being couriered as priority deliveries.
Marked postal votes must be returned to the FEO headquarters no later than 6.00pm on Election Day – 14th November, 2018.