Two Web Sites for Overseas U.S. Voter Registration in 2012

Online Voter Registration & Ballot Delivery

Did you know that there are 6 million + Americans living overseas? If the overseas American community were a state, we would be the 18th most-populous state in the union. Our votes count … enough to have changed the outcome of elections in several states.

Register now to vote, by clicking one of the banner links below.

FVAP Federal Voting Assistance Program

Tue, Nov 6, 2012 is U.S. General Election Day

We encourage you to visit either the website at or

Voter Registration & Requesting an Absentee Ballot

Voters who have not yet registered to vote and requested an absentee ballot should do so now using either the or the FVAP website.

You may also pick up a hard copy of the Federal Postcard Application (FPCA) from any U.S. Embassy or Consulate.


Your local voting officials should mail your absentee ballot 30 to 45 days before the November 6 election day. Return your voted ballot as early as possible. Be aware of your state’s ballot receipt deadline, as well as any postmarking requirements.

Emergency Ballots

The Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) serves as an emergency ballot for voters who registered in time but fail to receive an official ballot from local election officials. You can access the FWAB by clicking here: as well.


The Voting Assistance Officer at the U.S. Consulate General, Ho Chi Minh City is also always available to answer questions about absentee voting. To contact the Voting Assistance Officer, call +84-8-822-9433×2159 or send an e-mail to Voting Assistance Officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City.

American Citizen Services Unit
Consular Section
U.S. Consulate General
Ho Chi Minh City
Ph: (84-8) 822-9433
Fax: (84-8) 824-5571
E-mail: American Citizen Services Unit