As discussed at July’s AGM supporters will meet to finalise the merger of the Football Supporters’ Federation and Supporters Direct into one unified organisation at an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on Thursday 22nd November.
At this meeting the organisation’s first National Council (NC) will be elected and members are entitled to stand for election.
- REGISTER: Please visit this link to register for the meeting on Thursday 22nd November.
- VENUE: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8TN – directions here.
- TIMINGS: Registrations from 12pm for 1.30pm start of SD and FSF meetings (more info here); EGM begins at 2:30pm with close of business 4pm. There will also be an NC meeting for those elected which will run 4pm-5pm.
Registered delegates will receive further communications and an agenda in advance of the EGM.
Stand for the new National Council
Individual members and those representing Associate organisations (i.e. non-democratic groups such as fanzines or websites) have the opportunity to stand for the NC via the link below, completing a statement of no more than 400 words to share your experiences, skills and beliefs.
When completing your nomination you may also choose to indicate whether you wish to stand for election to the Board, in the event you are elected to the NC, or for the chair or vice chair of the new organisation.
Voting for the six Individual and three Associate NC members will take place at the EGM.
Nominations remain open until the beginning of the EGM on the 22nd November, but to ensure that your candidacy appears in the delegate pack and is available online for delegates to consider in advance of the EGM, please ensure you have completed the form by midday on 19th November.
If you have any further queries about the election processes, or are interested in casting a proxy vote, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.