A chance to have your say!
Every year, members have the chance to elect their Board of Directors and Member Engagement Committee representatives. You can even stand for election yourself, if you’d like to. Member all have the opportunity to vote on key matters about your Society at the AGM and Half Yearly meetings. Members all have the opportunity to vote on key matters about your Society at the AGM and Half Yearly meetings.
Your AGM & Half-Yearly Meetings
Each year we hold your annual general meeting and half-yearly meetings. These meetings not only provide an update on our performance, activities and campaigns but also give you the opportunity to have your say and vote on key decisions that will help shape the future of our Society.
Society Elections 2020
The elections season has begun; starting with a call for nominations, which close on 20 July at 5pm. If you're interested in standing for election then you can find more information by clicking here.
When nominations close, voting will start on 1 September, when we ask members to have their say on who they want to lead our Society. Voting will close on 2 October at 5pm.
2019 Election Results
The Society’s Elections 2019 closed on 26 September at 5pm. The election results were announced at the Society's Half Year Meetings, held between 8-17 October.
The last three election results can be viewed by clicking on the following links:
Why do we hold elections?
The co-operative ideal is based on members having the chance to vote so that everyone will feel heard, valued and appreciated. The Society elections are a way of putting this into action; as a co-operative, we are committed to giving our members the power to make decisions – big and small.