NOMINATIONS FOR ELECTIONS

 

Members are invited to nominate persons for election to the Board of Directors, Credit or Supervisory Committees of the Barbados Workers’ Union Cooperative Credit Union Limited at the Annual General Meeting, scheduled for 30 June 2019. To be eligible for election you must be:

  1.  A full member aged 18 or over

  2. Nominated and seconded by full members of the Credit Union.

 Nominees must be “fit & proper” consistent with Section 57 of the Cooperatives Society Act CAP 378.

 

YOU MUST NOT:

  •  Be less than 18 years of age;

  • Be of unsound mind and to have been found guilty by a court in Barbados;

  • Be the auditor of the society;

  • Be a duly appointed representative of a member society;

  • Have been convicted of an offence involving fraud or dishonesty;

  • Have been convicted of an offence under this Act;

  • Have been convicted on an indictment of an offence in connection with the promotion; formation or management of a body corporate;

  • Have made arrangement with your creditors;

  • Have become bankrupt.

 

REQUIREMENTS

All Nominations must be submitted to the Secretary, Barbados Workers’ Union Cooperative Credit Union no later than 90 days (30 March, 2019) prior to the Annual General Meeting.

All Nominations must be in submitted on the official nomination form.

All Nominations must be accompanied by a Resume (which includes background, experience and accomplishments which would be an asset within the Co-operative movement) and a passport size photograph of the Nominee.

All Nominations must be accompanied by a signed completed Fit and Proper Questionnaire and a Police Certificate of Character which must be submitted no later than 60 days (30 April, 2019) prior to the Annual General Meeting.

Nominations must be signed by a proposer and seconder, who must be full members of the Credit Union. The Nominee must also sign the appropriate section of the Nomination form to indicate his/her consent.