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Election Notice: CPSU SPSF federal offices election for Federal Secretary

Please find an election notice calling for  nominations for Federal Secretary of the CPSU, Community and Public Sector Union SPSF Group below.

Election Notice

Notice reads as follows:



Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009

Nominations are called for:


Written nominations which comply with the Rules of the Union may be made at any time from Wednesday, 8 June 2016. They must reach me not later than 12:00 noon (AEST) on Wednesday, 29 June 2016 at my office, email or postal address. Nominations cannot be withdrawn after that time.

Nomination forms are available upon request from the Returning Officer or from the registered office of the organisation.

A copy of the election notice and nomination form will also appear on the Union’s Website.

Note: Candidates may submit a statement in support of their candidature in accordance with Rule 28 of the SPSF Group rules of the organisation. A statement must be no longer than 200 words in length and should be submitted to the Returning Officer as a word document, either by email to or on a CD, not later than 12 noon (AEST) on Wednesday, 6 July 2016.


By email: A properly completed nomination form including the necessary signature may be scanned and submitted as a pdf file to Note: Emails greater than 6 MB in size may not be accepted by the AEC’s firewall. Senders of emails to the AEC email mailbox should be aware that incoming emails that appear to be spam emails may be blocked. It is the responsibility of the sender to ensure their email reaches the AEC email mailbox before the deadline.

By Post:   PO Box 496 Haymarket NSW 1240

By Fax:   (02) 6215 9910

By Hand: Australian Electoral Commission, Level 10, 59 Goulburn Street, Haymarket NSW 2000


A ballot, if necessary, will be conducted by post and will open on 20 July 2016 and close at 10.00 am AEST on Wednesday, 10 August 2016.

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Note: A copy of the AEC’s election report can be obtained from the Union or from me after the completion of the election

Returning Officer

Noopur Madan

Telephone: (02) 9375 6321

8 June 2016


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