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Parliamentary elections: when to register for the consular list of electors?

Verified 28 April 2022 - Legal and Administrative Information Directorate (Prime Minister)

American Continent and Caribbean

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have until April 29, 2022 to register on the electoral roll. But you have until 25 May 2022 if you are in a particular situation (young adult, removal...). Regardless of your situation, if you are not registered because the administration made a mistake, you can get your registration until election day.

To check your registration in the French register established outside France:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

You are registered in the register of the French established outside France

When you reach the age of 18, you are automatically registered on the consular list of the country in which you live. You can voting from foreigner.

You can check your registration on the electoral lists:

Check your election registration and polling station

If you are not registered, you must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

You're not on the register

You must register on the Consular List of Electors.

You voting from foreigner.

You can do this throughout the year.

But if you want to vote for the May 2022 parliamentary elections, you must do so before a deadline.

This deadline depends on the date of your 18e anniversary:

Your 18th birthday is no later than April 29, 2022

You until 29 April 2022 to register on the consular list of electors.

You will then be able to vote from the foreigner during the 2 rounds of the election.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Your 18th birthday is between April 30 and June 4, 2022

You until 25 May 2022 to register on the consular list of electors.

You will then be able to vote from the foreigner for the 2 rounds of the election.

You must go to the consulate or embassy and provide the following documents:

Your 18th birthday is between June 5 and June 18, 2022

You until 25 May 2022 to register on the consular list of electors.

You will be able to vote from the foreigner in the 2nd round of the election.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Your 18th birthday is after June 18, 2022

You cannot vote in the June 2022 parliamentary elections.

For vote on foreigner, you must register on the consular list of your new home. This new registration will automatically delete your previous registration.

FYI  

you may prefer to remain on the list of electors of a commune, and vote in particular proxy.

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Moving until 29 April 2022

You can subscribe to the consular list throughout the year.

But to vote in the foreigner for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have to take that step by 29 April 2022.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

When you sign up for register of the French established outside France, or after you have registered in this register, you can request your registration on the consular list of electors:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

On site

You must go to the consulate or the embassy.

You must provide the following documents:

Moving after 29 April 2022

General case

When your move takes place after April 29, 2022, you cannot vote in the foreigner for the general election June 2022.

Following retirement (public official)

If you are a public official (public servant or contractor) and you move because you were admitted to retirement after April 29, 2022, you can register on the consular list of electors until 25 May 2022.

Your family members residing with you on the date of your retirement have the same deadline to register.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

For professional reasons

You can register for the Consular List until 25 May 2022, if you are:

  • You are moving out of the country because of your work (unless you transfer) after April 29, 2022. Family members residing with you on the date of the move also have this deadline to register.
  • You are a public official (public servant or contractor) who moves because of his or her work (including transfer) after April 29, 2022. Family members residing with you on the date of the move (or transfer) also have this deadline to register.
  • You are a member of the military who has been discharged from his or her home after having met the legal requirements to be active, or released from a class recall, or who has been demobilised, or who has relocated on your return to civilian life after April 29, 2022.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

To vote in the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you may have to register on the consular list of electors.

This possible obligation depends on the date:

  • from which you became aware of your naturalisation
  • or from which you have acquired nationality by declaration or express manifestation of will.

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After 29 April 2022

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you must register on the Consular List of Electors by 25 May 2022.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Between 2019 and 29 April 2022

You are automatically registered on the consular list of electors.

You verify your election registration.

If you are not registered, you must apply.

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have until 29 April 2022 to do this.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

You can register on the Consular List when you register on the register of the French established outside France or after registration.

You must use this online service:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

Before 2019

You must register on the Consular List of Electors.

You can do this throughout the year.

But to vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have until 29 April 2022to do this.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

You can register on the Consular List when you register on the register of the French established outside France or after registration.

You must use this online service:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

If you have the right to vote again after having been deprived of it by a court order, you must register on the electoral list.

You can do this all year round.

But to vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you must meet a deadline.

This deadline depends on the date from which you have the right to vote again.

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By 29 April 2022

You must register to vote by 29 April 2022.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

When you sign up for register of the French established outside France, or after you have registered in this register, you can request your registration on the consular list of electors:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

On site

You must go to the consulate or the embassy.

You must provide the following documents:

After 29 April 2022

You must register to vote by 25 May 2022.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

You can get your registration on the list of electors, until election day (or until the day of 2e round if the election is 2 rounds):

  • when you were not registered due to an administration error
  • or when you have been wrongly written off.

You must send to Paris Court :

Application for inclusion on the consular list of electors (wrongly omitted or removed)

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Rest of the world

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have until April 29, 2022 to register on the electoral roll. But you have until 26 May 2022, if you are in a particular situation (young adult, removal...). Regardless of your situation, if you are not registered because the administration made a mistake, you can get your registration until election day.

You can check your registration in the foreigner's French Register:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

You are registered in the foreigner's French Register

When you turn 18, you are automatically registered on the consular list of the country in which you live.

You can voting from foreigner.

You can check your registration on the electoral lists:

Check your election registration and polling station

If you are not registered, you must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

You're not on the register

You must register on the Consular List of Electors.

You voting from foreigner.

You can do this throughout the year.

But if you want to vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have to do so before a deadline.

This deadline depends on the date of your 18e anniversary:

Your 18th birthday is no later than April 29, 2022

You until 29 April 2022 to register.

You will then be able to vote from the foreigner during the 2 rounds of the election.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Your 18th birthday is between April 30 and June 5, 2022

You until 26 May 2022 to register.

You will then be able to vote from the foreigner during the 2 rounds of the election.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Your 18th birthday is between June 6 and June 19, 2022

You until 26 May 2022 to register.

You will only be able to vote from the foreigner in the 2d round of the election.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Your 18th birthday is after June 19, 2022

You cannot vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections.

For vote on foreigner, you must register on the consular list of your new home. This new registration will automatically delete your previous registration.

FYI  

you may prefer to remain on the list of electors of a commune, and vote in particular proxy.

Répondez aux questions successives et les réponses s’afficheront automatiquement

Moving until 29 April 2022

You can subscribe to the consular list throughout the year.

But, to vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have to take that step by 29 April 2022.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

When you sign up for register of the French established outside France, or after you have registered in this register, you can request your registration on the consular list of electors:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

On site

You must go to the consulate or the embassy.

You must provide the following documents:

Moving after 29 April 2022

General case

When your move takes place after April 29, 2022, you cannot vote in the foreigner for the general election June 2022.

Following retirement (public official)

If you are a public official (public servant or contractor) and you move because you were admitted to retirement after April 29, 2022, you can register on the consular list of electors until 26 May 2022.

Your family members residing with you on the date of your retirement have the same deadline to register.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

For professional reasons

You can register for the Consular List until 26 May 2022, if you are:

  • You are moving out of the country because of your work (unless you transfer) after April 29, 2022. Family members residing with you on the date of the move also have this deadline to register.
  • You are a public official (public servant or contractor) who moves because of his or her work (including transfer) after April 29, 2022. Family members residing with you on the date of the move (or transfer) also have this deadline to register.
  • You are a member of the military who has been discharged from his or her home after having met the legal requirements to be active, or released from a class recall, or who has been demobilised, or who has relocated on your return to civilian life after April 29, 2022.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you may have to register on the electoral roll.

This possible obligation depends on the date:

  • from which you became aware of your naturalisation
  • or from which you have acquired nationality by declaration or express manifestation of will

Répondez aux questions successives et les réponses s’afficheront automatiquement

After 29 April 2022

You must register for the Consular List by 26 May 2022.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

Between 2019 and 25 April 2022

You are automatically registered on the consular list of electors.

You verify your election registration.

If you are not registered, you must apply.

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have until 29 April 2022 to do this.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

You can register on the Consular List when you register on the register of the French established outside France or after registration.

You must use this online service:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

Before 2019

You must register on the Consular List of Electors.

You can do this throughout the year.

To vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you have until 29 April 2022 to do this.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

You can register on the Consular List when you register on the register of the French established outside France or after registration.

You must use this online service:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

If you have the right to vote again after having been deprived of it by a court order, you must register on the electoral list.

You can do this all year round.

But to vote for the June 2022 parliamentary elections, you must meet a deadline.

This deadline depends on the date from which you have the right to vote again.

Répondez aux questions successives et les réponses s’afficheront automatiquement

By 29 April 2022

You must register to vote by 29 April 2022.

You can do this:

Online (via the register of French people living outside France)

When you sign up for register of the French established outside France, or after you have registered in this register, you can request your registration on the consular list of electors:

French register established outside France - Consular registration

On site

You must provide the Consulate with the following documents:

After 29 April 2022

You must register to vote by 26 May 2022.

You must go to the Consulate (or Embassy) and provide the following documents:

You can get your registration on the list of electors, until election day (or until the day of 2e round if the election is 2 rounds):

  • when you were not registered due to an administration error
  • or when you have been wrongly written off

You must send to Paris Court :

Who shall I contact