Early voting: Where to cast your ballot in Canning

As early voting in the upcoming federal election kicks off nation-wide, people in the division of Canning have four options to cast their ballot.

The Eastlake Church, located at 99 Lakes Road in Greenfields, is the closest polling booth to the city centre.

Falcon also have an early voting centre at Miami Village Shop, located at 619 Old Coast Road.

In the north of the electorate, voters can head to the Haynes Homemaker Centre at 4/1280 Armadale Road or the Byford IGA Complex Shop at 14, 867 South Western Highway.

For those requiring wheelchair access, the voting stations at Greenfields, Byford and Haynes have adequate facilities, however, Falcon does not.

More than 500 early voting centres opened across the country on Monday, ahead of the poll on May 18.

With a record enrolment rate of 96.8 per cent, more than 16 million Australians are set to take part in the national vote.

Opening times for all four polling stations:

  • Monday, April 29 to Friday, May 3 - 8.30am to 5.30pm.
  • Monday, May 6 to Thursday, May 9 - 8.30am to 5.30pm.
  • Friday, May 10 - 8.30am to 6pm.
  • Saturday, May 11 - 9am to 4pm.
  • Monday, May 13 to Tuesday, May 14 - 8.30am to 5.30pm.
  • Wednesday, May 15 - 8.30am to 6pm.
  • Thursday, May 16 - 8.30am to 5.30pm.
  • Friday, May 17 - 8.30am to 6pm.

Visit the AEC website to find out more on voting in the election: www.aec.gov.au.