Last Chance! Elections close 10:00am (AEST) Monday, 31 July 2017

Last Chance! Elections close 10:00am (AEST) Monday, 31 July 2017

General

Massage & Myotherapy Australia has made arrangements with the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) to conduct an election for the following member appointed positions:

Queensland Director – One (1) position
South Australia/Northern Territory Director – One (1) position
Australian Capital Territory/New South Wales Director – One (1) position


NOMINATIONS

Nominations, which must be in writing and comply with the Rules of the Association, may be made at any time from Monday, 10 July 2017. They must reach the AEC office or postal address by 10:00am (AEST) Monday, 31 July 2017.

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS for distribution with ballot papers shall be restricted to a maximum of 200 words may include a passport size photograph. Such statements must reach the AEC office or postal address by 10:00am (AEST) Monday, 31 July 2017.

NOMINATION FORMS

Nomination forms are available from the AEC by telephoning (07) 5635 9902 or from the office of Massage & Myotherapy Australia.

HOW TO LODGE NOMINATIONS

By Hand: Australian Electoral Commission, Shop 5001, Level 4 Robina Town Centre, Robina QLD 4226

By Post: PO Box 5407 Robina Town Centre QLD 4230

By Fax: (07) 5635 9921

By Email: A properly completed nomination form including all necessary signatures may be scanned and submitted as a pdf file to: Firewall. goldcoastareaoffice@aec.gov.auEmails greater than 6 MB in size may not be accepted by the AEC’s Firewall.

PLEASE NOTE: It is the responsibility of the senders to ensure that their email reaches the AEC before the deadline for nominations. You may call the contact number provided to check.

Ballot

If ballots are necessary, voting material will be posted on Monday, 14 August 2017 to eligible members at the address shown in the Association’s records. Members should notify Massage & Myotherapy Australia of any change of address prior to the mail out.

The ballot will close at 10:00am (AEST) Monday, 4 September 2017 and votes will be counted from 11:00am (AEST) Monday, 4 September 2017.

The ballot will be formally declared at the AGM on Friday, 24 November 2017

Matthew Tranter
Returning Officer
Australian Electoral Commission
Telephone: (07) 5635 9902