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13 September 2022. 

Following the Election process there are a few more positions to fill so on behalf of the Nomination, Remuneration and Culture Committee we have opened up the nomination process to fill these positions. 

AGFORCE NOTICE TO MEMBERS 2022 SUPPLEMENTARY ELECTIONS OPEN TUESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER and CLOSE 12PM TUESDAY 27 SEPTEMBEER 2022

Notice forms:
AgForce Notice to members

Nomination Forms:
AgForce Nomination Form

•    Open of supplementary nominations Tuesday 13 September 2022
•    Close of supplementary nominations midday Tuesday 27 September 2022

•    Ballots for AgForce Queensland open Friday 7 October 2022
•    Ballots for AgForce Queensland close Friday 21 October 2022

Vacant positions are listed in the Schedule below

North Councillor x2
Central Councillor x1
South East Councillor x 1
South East President x1
South West Councillor x2
South West President x1
South West Director x1
Young Producer x2

COMMODITY BOARD DIRECTORS CALL FOR SUPPLEMENTARY ELECTIONS: OPEN TUESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER and CLOSE 5PM TUESDAY 27 SEPTEMBER 2022

Notice forms:
Commodity Notice of nominations

Nomination Forms:
Cane Nomination Form
Grain Nomination Form
Sheep and Wool Nomination Form

•    Open of supplementary nominations Tuesday 13 September 2022
•    Close of supplementary nominations 5pm Tuesday 27 September 2022

•    Ballots for commodities open Tuesday 18 October 2022
•    Ballots for commodities close Tuesday 1 November 2022

Vacant positions are listed in the Schedule below
Grain Director
South East x1
Southern Inland x1
Central x1

Sheep and Wool Director
North x1
South West x2

Cane Director
South East x2
Special x1


Nomination forms are available Here, from your Regional Manager and from the AgForce Brisbane office. Any nomination that complies with AgForce Queensland Farmers Limited Constitution is acceptable.

Nominations may be received by hand delivery, post, facsimile or email that includes the signatures of the nominees and nominators. Nominees will receive a confirmation email that their nomination has been received by the Brisbane office.

Only voting members may be nominated to office. A financial voting member is a member whose subscription is no more than 60 days in arrears as at the date of the opening of nominations.

Prospective candidates should refer to the Constitution for further details relating to requirements to stand for office, and it is recommended that prospective candidates, their proposers and seconders confirm their financial status and other qualifications required before lodging a nomination form.

Election Guidance Policy
As per the Election Guidance Policy, past employees must have a period of at least two years between leaving an operational/salaried role and taking on an elected or governance role within the organisation and that elected members have a period of at least two years between leaving an elected or governance role and taking on an operational or salaried role within the organisation.

Candidate statements
Candidates may lodge a statement on an A4 sheet of paper, or an email, and include their name and other details, e.g. their credentials, policies, views and work (industry) history. Statements will be reproduced and distributed with ballot materials. These statements must reach the Brisbane office by close of nominations.