General Parliamentary Elections 23 July 2023

You can request a postal vote on the website, without having to go to a post office in person.

General Parliamentary Elections 23 July 2023 REQUEST

Who can use the application to submit an electronic request for a postal vote?

  1. Voters residing in Spain. If your online request is accepted by the Electoral Roll Office, you will not be able to vote at a polling station on election day.
  2. Voters residing overseas who are temporarily in Spain and entitled to vote in the elections.

It cannot be requested by voters who are residents in Spain and are temporarily abroad, or by voters who are residents abroad and request it from their country of residence.

How do you request a postal vote online?

You will need to have an electronic DNI certificate  (get electronic DNIor a valid digital certificate. 

  • You must complete the required data.
  • Sign electronically.
  • Download the request form.

The Electoral Census Office must approve the request, so that it can send the documentation for voting to the address you have indicated in your request.

Deadline for sending your request

It can be requested from the date of the announcement until and including 13 July 2023. 

After this date, you can exercise your right to vote by handing it in at a Correos office.

Applicants have until 19 July 2023 to drop off the envelope containing their vote, during usual post office opening hours.


Request your vote online via our website or by going to any Correos post office.

Once you have made your request, we will send your application to the Electoral Census Office (OCE), who will send you the necessary documentation for you to be able to vote by post.


Hand your postal vote in at a Correos office. We will deliver your vote to the corresponding polling station on the day of the elections.