Australia

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Year Election
type
Voting
method
First
year
Comments
1990
  • Legislative
  • Sub-national
  • Referendums
  • Personal
  • Postal
1949 Personal voting was introduced since 1990. [Data has been reviewed in November 2019]
1984
  • Legislative
  • Sub-national
  • Referendums
Postal 1949 Postal voting in referendums were regulated in 1984.
1949
  • Legislative
  • Sub-national
Postal 1949 A theoretical alternative date of the first year of external voting is 1906, but that may be practically misleading (see comments).

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