2018 Unite Union Conference and AGM

2018 Unite Union Conference and AGM

Unite Union will be holding its 2018 National Delegates Conference and Union AGM in Auckland on

Wednesday 10th October and Thursday 11th October 2018

St Columba Centre,

40 Vermont St, Ponsonby

Auckland. 

Delegates will be attending from all over the country to participate in training workshops, discussions about the future of unionism and Unite, and to elect Unite's National Executive and officers, the leading body of the union.

All members are entitled to attend the AGM as an observer, but voting representatives will be delegates from their worksite. 

The Unite Exec has set the following voting representation at the AGM:
Sites: 30-50 members - 1 delegate
51-99 members - 2 delegates
100+ members - 2 delegates plus 1 per 50 additional members

As the conference is primarily for training, priority for attendance at the conference will be for delegates who have not yet undertaken training. If you are a delegate interested in attending please contact your Unite organiser.

The AGM part of the conference (11am on Thursday 11th October) will deal with the following items:

1. Apologies

2. Minutes of Previous AGM

3. Co-Presidents Report

4. Secretary’s Report

5. Financial Report

6. Rule changes (details will be posted on the Unite website by Wednesday 27th September. Rule Changes need to be submitted in writing to the national office by Monday 24th September)

7. Election of Officers:
Co-presidents, National Secretary (nominations open now and close Wednesday 27th September)

8. Election of Executive - Ten elected positions
(Nominations open now and close 9.30am on the 11th October – the second day of the conference)

9. Other Delegate Remits (details will be posted on the Unite website by Wednesday 27th September. Remits  need to be submitted in writing to the national office by Monday 24th September )

10. General Business

Nomination forms (PDF downloads)

Unite National Executive nomination form

Unite Co-president nomination form

Unite National Secretary nomination form