BWFCST Board Election Update From The Election Management Group
The BWFCST 2016 Board Nomination Form has now been posted on the website and the form can be viewed and downloaded here.
Please note the election timeline as shown below. Any member who wishes to put themselves forward for election will be required to forward a completed Candidate Nomination Form as referenced above. This form will need to be forwarded to Electoral Reform Services, The Election Centre, 33 Clarendon Road, London N8 0NW, to be received before 5.00pm on Monday 04 July 2016.
The election timeline is as follows:
30 May 2016 – Registration closed for members to either vote or stand in the elections
06 June 2016 – Open nominations
04 July 2016 – Close nominations
18 July 2016 – Issue ballot packs and open voting
15 August 2016 – Voting closes
22 August 2016 – AGM and results announced
Eligibility of Candidates
The Board Nomination Form contains guidance notes regarding the eligibility of members to stand for election. Specific attention is drawn to clause 5.9 of the Election Policy which refers to the requirements of any elected board member to submit a signed Board Membership and Conduct Policy prior to taking his/her place on the Board.
Key skills and tasks relating to Board Member positions are referenced in more detail in the Board Membership and Conduct Policy.
Both the Election Policy and the Board Membership and Conduct Policy documents can be viewed here.
Further updates will be given during the above election process as necessary by the Election Management Group and Electoral Reform Services (www.electoralreform.co.uk).Other Important Trust Documents