Conduct of Elections

The University Secretary is the Returning Officer for the following University elections:

  • Council
  • Academic Board
  • Faculty Boards
 
The conduct of an election includes preparing and distributing all the relevant documents of an election, scheduling, calling for nominations, conducting ballots when necessary, counting votes and publishing results.

These tasks are undertaken by the Elections Office.
 

Election Rules

Council elections are conducted in accordance with the following:


Academic Board elections are conducted in accordance with the following:


 
Faculty Board elections are conducted in accordance with the University of New South Wales Rules.

Campaigning Guidelines can be found here.