Voting closes soon for BSAC Election 2021. Find the candidates below with further information on the candidates and AGM available.
The 2021 election will see three Officer positions: National Diving Officer, Honorary Treasurer, Honorary Secretary and four Council member posts all becoming available.
This year’s call to stand for BSAC Council brought a positive response, with a total of 10 members standing as 2021 election candidates. Voting in the 2021 election closes at 10:00, 8 May 2021.
This year’s election sees two posts unopposed, with Dai Atkins returning as National Diving Officer and Janos Suto moving from Council member to BSAC’s Honorary Treasurer.
The full list of BSAC Election 2021 candidates is:
National Diving Officer – unopposed
- Dai Atkins - view statement
Honorary Treasurer – unopposed
- Janos Suto - view statement
Honorary Secretary (one position available)
Council member (four positions available)
- Mark Allen - view statement
- David Brander - view statement
- Geoffrey Duggan - view statement
- John Gill - view statement
- James Mudge - view statement
- Paul Tarn - view statement
The successful election candidates will take up their BSAC Council positions after the 67th BSAC AGM on Saturday 22 May at 10:00.
Following the success of last year’s ‘virtual AGM’, the 2021 AGM will also be held online, and all members are invited to attend. Details on how to pre-register to participate in the online AGM and pre-register any questions you may have for council are available on the BSAC Election 2021 website provided by Civica. You can find the Q&A online now to read and submit further questions.
How to vote in the BSAC Election 2021
BSAC members with a valid email address and who are eligible to vote will be emailed full details of the online voting process for the BSAC Election 2021, including online voting codes and links to the candidate CVs, from 22 March. This email will come from Civica Election Services Ltd. (CES). If you do not receive an email from Civica, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0151 350 6201 (office hours are 09:00 - 17:00).
All voting in the 2021 election will be done online unless members specifically registered for a postal vote. The deadline (24 April 2021) for requesting a postal vote has now passed.
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BSAC is keen that as many members vote as possible so is also asking all Branch Officers to check that their club members have received their voting codes from Civica Election Services Ltd. (CES). If not, please get in touch.
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