Provincial and Standing Committees – 1st & 2nd Call for Nominations

TO:                  ALL MEMBERS – CUPE LOCAL 873


This is the 1st & 2nd Call for Nominations for the positions listed below.  The 3rd & FINAL call for nominations will follow in July.  The elections will take place at Convention 2018.

PLEASE NOTE: With a change in Bylaws regarding nominations for Provincial & Standing Committee positions at the 2014 Convention, 1st, 2nd,3rd and Final call for Nominations will now occur prior to Convention. A list of valid nominees for each position will be published to the membership no later than 50 days before Convention. NO FURTHER NOMINATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT CONVENTION.

The following positions are up for election at Convention 2018.             

Standing Committees:


Public Service Pension Plan (PSPP) Committee*

1 vacancy, 3-year term, ending 2021

Full-time / Regular Part-time or On-Call

1vacancy, balance of 3-year term ending 2019

On-Call only

Bylaws Committee

1 vacancy, balance of 2-year term, ending 2019

On-Call only

Union Trustee

1 vacancy, 3-year term, ending 2021

Full-time / Regular Part-time or On-Call

*in accordance with Bylaw Resolution 24-2017 passed at Convention 2017, bylaw 15.b(13) was amended to reflect a change in the name of the Superannuation Committee to the Public Service Pension Plan Committee

Nominations must be submitted through the electronic form provided on the web site (  VERBAL, WRITTEN or FAXED nominations will NOT be accepted for 1st call for nominations.

Nominees MUST CONFIRM their ACCEPTANCE of nomination ON-LINE at prior to the close of 3rd & FINAL call for nominations.  ONLY ON-LINE acceptances will be considered valid.

The onus is on the NOMINEE to ensure their nomination has been accepted within the time limits.  NO FURTHER attempts will be taken to confirm acceptance of nomination.

The DEADLINE for 3rd & FINAL call for nominations is WEDNESDAY, JULY 25TH, 2018.


Jessica Chilton
Provincial Recording Secretary
CUPE Local 873


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