The University conducts elections for staff and student members of Council and other committees.
Council has established the Election Policy and Procedures to provide for the conduct of elections of staff and student members of Council. In general, the method for conducting staff and student elections follows the principles set of these policy and procedures. In addition, Council has adopted a definition of staff and students for the purpose of conducting elections.
The University has developed a web based electronic voting system to provide full voting facitilites for the conduct of elections and referenda. Council has approved the use of on-line technology for its elections, and this software package for conducting an electronic ballot. A Guide to Returning Officers on the web based electronic voting system can be viewed as a pdf document.
Refer to the electronic voting system for information about elections currently in progress.
For further information on the Election Policy and Procedures contact:
Ms Anne Reichstein, Policy and Secretariat
Tel: (+61 8) 8201 3725