Australian Education Union

ELECTION NOTICE - E2022/72 - Stage 2

Insufficient Nominations Election

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009

Nominations are called for:

- Members of the International Trust Fund Committee (3)

Nominations, which must be in writing and comply with the registered rules of the Organisation, may be made at any time from 9 November 2022. A copy of the nomination form can be found here.

Additional forms are available from the Returning Officer.

Prospective candidates and nominators should verify their financial status and any other qualifications required by the Organisation's rules prior to lodging nominations.

Nominations must reach the Returning Officer via the lodgement method(s) stipulated below

not later than 5:00pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on 23 November 2022.

How to lodge nominations, nominations must be lodged via the following method(s):

By Portal: Australian Electoral Commission Portal, www.aec.gov.au/ieb/

By Email: A properly completed nomination form including all necessary signatures and attachments may be scanned and submitted as a pdf file to [email protected]


1. Emails to the AEC inbox that appear to be spam may be blocked. It is the responsibility of senders to ensure that their email reaches the AEC before the deadline for nominations.

2. In order to be able to be received by the AEC, emails (including attachments) should be no greater than 6 MB in size.

3. You may call 02 9375 6366 to enquire about the status of your nomination.

Withdrawing Nominations

Nominations cannot be withdrawn after 5:00pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on 30 November 2022.

Voting Period

The ballot, if required, will open on 14 December 2022 and close at 10:00am Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on 18 January 2023.


Candidates are entitled to appoint any person, whether a member of the Union or not, to act as scrutineer at the election.

The appointment of scrutineers opens 9 November 2022 and closes Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on 17 January 2023.

A form is available from the Returning Officer for the purposes of appointing Scrutineers.

Other Information

Changed Address? Advise the Organisation now.

lease Note: A copy of the AEC's election report can be obtained from the Organisation or from the Returning Officer after the completion of the election.

Lachlan Symonds

Returning Officer

Telephone: 02 9375 6366

Email: [email protected]

9 November 2022