Register for work at elections

The VEC conducts major election events every two years, employing up to 24,000 people across the state.

Why work at elections?

Every person who works for the VEC makes an important contribution to delivering democracy to Victorians.

Election staff are provided with:

  • competitive pay rates
  • on the job training
  • a unique working experience.

Previous electoral experience is not required in order to be considered for a role.

For further information about election roles see the Employment guide for casuals and officials (PDF, 407kB).

Register your interest

The VEC maintains a large database of casual staff who may be appointed to work at elections.

If you wish to be considered for future election roles register your details online.

The VEC cannot guarantee that applicants will be offered an appointment.

Please read the Disclosure of Political Activities before proceeding with registration.

Already registered for election work?

Log into election staff

Update your details and access your payment summaries at any time using the Election Staff self-service portal.

Personnel Helpline

Personnel Helpline is available year round to assist potential and existing election staff.

Phone: 1300 783 043, weekdays 9:00 am-5:00 pm

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