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Article 51
 

Citizens of the Republic of Armenia who have the right to vote, that live or are in the foreign countries, can participate in the elections of the President of the Republic, the National Assembly proportional elections, at the diplomatic and consular missions of the Republic of Armenia. Seven days prior to the day of voting, the Central Electoral Commission forwards through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to the diplomatic and consular missions of the Republic of Armenia, data on the registered candidates for the President of the Republic and electoral lists of the parties registered for the National Assembly proportional elections, the specimens of ballots, electoral and other documents. The head of the diplomatic or consular mission ensures the preparation of ballots, in conformity with the requirements of this code. The head of the diplomatic or consular mission of the Republic of Armenia, according to the procedure established by this code and the Central Electoral Commission, prepares, organizes and conducts the elections, summarizes the voting results, compiles a protocol, and forwards without delay that information officially to the Central Electoral Commission. That protocol, together with the electoral documentation is sealed and forwarded by a special pouch to the Central Electoral Commission.