Unite 2023 AGM & Conference
Updated: Aug 30
The 2023 Unite AGM and annual Delegates Conference will be held on:
Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th September at Mount Albert War Memorial Hall, 773 New North Road, Mount Albert, 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 National Officers and Unite's National Executive, the leading body of the union.
The focus of the conference will be on Unite's Hospo Fair Pay Agreement, which will cover all hospitality workers (working in bars, cafes, restaurants, takeaways etc).
The AGM part of the conference will be split into two parts:
Part One: 11am on Tuesday 19th September 1. Apologies 2. Minutes of Previous AGM 3. Co-Presidents Report 4. Secretary’s Report 5. Financial Report 6. Remits, including any changes to rules and election processes (notified with closed nominations on 5th September).
Part Two: 10.30am on Wednesday 20th September 7. Election of Officers: Women's Co-president and National Secretary (2 year terms) 8. Election of Executive - 3 elected positions (2 year terms). 10. General Business
All members are entitled to attend the AGM as an observer, but voting representatives will be delegates from their worksite.
The Unite Executive has set the following voting representation at the AGM:
sites with 25-50 members - 1 delegate
sites with 51-99 members - 2 delegates
sites with 100+ members - 2 delegates plus 1 per 50 additional members
plus 60 other delegates from smaller sites.
As the conference is primarily training for delegates, priority for attendance at the conference will be for delegates who have not yet undertaken delegate training. If you are a delegate interested in attending please contact your Unite organiser (contact details here ).
Nomination forms can be downloaded:
Women's Co-president (closes 4th September)
National Secretary (closes 4th September)
Executive (do not close until the second day of the conference at 10am on Wednesday 20th. Please read the second page of the nomination form carefully before submitting a nomination).
John Crocker National Secretary