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7 May 2013

Nominations are re-called for the following offices which remain vacant at the completion of the previous election:

Queensland Branch: Delegate to National Council from QLD Branch Rail Operations Division (1)


Nominations are also called for a new election for the following office which was omitted in the previous election:

Queensland Branch: Delegate to National Council from QLD Branch Tram and Bus Division * (1)

Nominations, which must be in writing and comply with the organisationís registered rules, may be made at any time from 9:00am on 28 May 2013. They must reach my office or postal address not later than 5.00pm on 18 June 2013.

It is a basic requirement of nomination for any office in the Union that candidates be financial on the date nominations open. Intending candidates should consult the Unionís rules for other eligibility requirements.

Nominations may be withdrawn up to, but not later than 5:00pm on 28 June 2013.

Nomination forms are available from me or the registered office of the organisation. The use of these forms is not compulsory provided that nominations comply with the rules.

Ballot: If a ballot is necessary, voting material will be posted on 9 July 2013 to eligible members at the address shown in the organisationís records. Members should notify the organisation of any changes of address.

The ballot will close at 5:00pm on 30 July 2013.

*The ballot for the Delegate to National Council from Queensland Branch Tram and Bus Division will be held as a one day attendance ballot on Thursday, 25 July between the hours of 7:00am and 4:30 pm, in accordance with the Union rules.

NOTE: A copy of the AECís election report can be obtained from the Union or from me after the completion of the election.