Notice of 2019 Annual General Meeting
6pm Monday 2nd December 2019 at The Australian College of Physical Education,10 Parkview Drive, Sydney Olympic Park. Please note that this is a different location to previous years’ AGMs.
The Board of Bicycle NSW invites all members to come to the AGM with initiatives, ideas and suggestions in relation to future activities and plans for Bicycle NSW and to consider the following items of business:
- Confirming the minutes of the 2018 annual general meeting.
- Receiving reports from the Board and CEO on activities of Bicycle NSW during the last preceding financial year.
- Receiving and considering the financial statements for the year ending 30th June 2019 and the auditor’s report on these statements.
Four nominations, from Katie Banerjee, Darryn Capes-Davis, Natalie Cleary and Troy Griffith, were received for the two vacancies to be filled in accordance with rule 18.1. In accordance with rule 18.9, as the number of nominations exceeds the number of vacancies to be filled, a ballot will be held.
For members wishing to vote at the AGM but who are unable to attend in person, there are two ways to cast your vote:
- The preferred method is to vote online using the direct voting instrument provided by True Vote Pty Ltd., who will email eligible members when online voting opens.
- Members may also vote by submitting a proxy form which must be received no later than 6pm, Friday 29th November 2019.
Agenda and associated documents
2019 Audited Financial Statements – coming soon
To assist us in preparing for the AGM, if you are planning to attend would you please notify us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Bicycle NSW office on (02) 9704 0800.
We look forward to seeing you at the AGM,
Bicycle NSW Annual General Meeting – 6pm Monday 2nd December 2019
Call for Board Nominations
The Bicycle NSW AGM is scheduled for Monday 2nd December 2019 and nominations for two Board vacancies to be filled by election at the AGM are now open. To download a Nomination form click here. Board nominations must be received by the Secretary no later than 5pm Friday 4th October 2019. (Please see the Nomination Form for more details.)
Online and Proxy Voting
If three or more nominations are received a vote will be required at the AGM.
For eligible members wishing to vote at the AGM but who are unable to attend in person, there are two ways to cast your vote.
The first (and preferred) method is to vote online using the direct voting instrument provided by TrueVote Pty Ltd. All eligible members may cast a direct vote online. TrueVote will email all eligible members when online voting opens at 6pm on Friday 8th November 2019. Online voting will close at 6pm on Friday 29th November 2019.
To check or update email addresses in your membership profile in time to vote online for the 2019 AGM simply go to https://bicyclensw.org.au/my-account/, login to your account and update required details before 6pm on Sunday 3rd November 2019. (If you cannot remember your login details go to https://bicyclensw.org.au/my-account/lost-password/ to reset your password.)
The second method is to give your proxy to someone else who can attend the AGM and vote on your behalf. Members may appoint a proxy by submitting a proxy form to the Secretary. The proxy form, along with instructions on how and when to submit the proxy form, will be available via the Bicycle NSW website closer to the AGM.