In accordance with The New South Wales Netball Association Limited (Netball NSW) Constitution (V1.8.2017) and the terms of the Election and Voting Policy, notice is now hereby given to Members of the annual election for Directors for the 2018 year.
Key Dates (summary):
- Nominations for the position of Director open Thursday 25 January 2018 and close at 10am Friday 9 February 2018
- Ballot materials will be sent via email (online voting) to all Association Presidents and Secretaries, Netball NSW Life Members and Netball NSW Directors on Friday 23 February 2018, with voting closing at 5:00pm (AEDT) Thursday 22 March 2018.
Nominations for the offices of Directors are invited from eligible individuals who are Members of an affiliated Association of the New South Wales Netball Association Limited and who meet the qualifications of Directors in accordance with Clause 15.3 of the Constitution. The election will be conducted by the Netball NSW Returning Officer under our online voting system and results will be declared at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) being held on Saturday 24 March 2018.
Per the terms of the Constitution Directors are elected on an alternating basis and Nominations are called for the offices of the following Elected Director positions which will become vacant at the Annual General Meeting following the completion of the two year term of office for the incumbent Directors. In accordance with the Constitutional changes passed at the November 2017 Council Meeting, and as per Constitutional Clause 15.4 Transitional arrangement for term of Elected Directors, at the 2018 AGM, to achieve this transitional change, as per Constitutional Clause 15.7 (e) (1) at the 2018 AGM, the President and three Elected Directors will be elected;
- The President and the Elected Director (1) with the highest votes will serve a three year term;
- The Elected Directors (2) receiving the next highest votes will serve a two year term.
For more information, CLICK HERE to download this PDF document or contact Netball NSW on (02) 9951 5000.
Please DOWNLOAD and COMPLETE this form, and return to Netball NSW by 10am AEDT, Friday 9 February 2018.