The Department of International Relations and Cooperation’s (DIRCO) confirmed recently that voter registration for South Africans living abroad has opened.
Registration out of the country will take place at all Embassies, Consulates-General and High Commissions as designated on the DIRCO website.
There are a few things to consider if you’re a South African living abroad wanting to cast your vote – and here are some things to keep in mind.
If you have voted before, it is not necessary to re-register to vote abroad. You can simply check your registration status on the IEC website.