University of Newcastle Annual General Meeting notice

University of Newcastle Annual General Meeting notice – April 2016 (PDF version)

Want to be more involved in your union? Become a PSA (CPSU) University of Newcastle Branch delegate.

Nominations are now open for the following positions to represent members at Newcastle University:

  • Delegate x 4
  • Ourimbah delegate
  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Assistant Secretary
  • Membership Registrar
  • Indigenous Representative
  • Women’s Officer; and
  • Contacts.

As a delegate or other representative, you’ll be involved in:

  • Setting the collective targets and objectives of the Branch committee
  • Promoting the values and advantages of union membership in your workplace
  • Maintaining regular contact with members
  • Recruiting new members with the aim of obtaining 100% union membership
  • Participating in negotiations with Newcastle University management to advocate on behalf of members
  • Assisting members with grievances and other issues which members wish to take up with management.

All delegates to the workplace group will be given free training by the PSA (CPSU) in your role as well as ongoing support from your union.

All financial members of the PSA are welcome to nominate. Nominations are open until COB 4 May.

How to nominate:

  • Download the nomination form – available HERE
  • Have your nomination proposed and seconded by financial members
  • Sign it as accepted by the nominee

You can also join the PSA online HERE.

University of Newcastle PSA (CPSU)

Branch Committee Annual General Meeting

5 May 2016

At HPE 203 or VC in from your site

1.00pm – 2.00pm


  1. Apologies
  2. Confirmation of previous Annual General Meeting minutes
  3. Report on behalf of the Committee
  4. Report of the CPSU/PSA Returning Officer and the conduct of any necessary elections if required
  5. Correspondence
  6. Reports
  7. Motions of which notice has been given
  8. General Business.

For more information contact:

PSA (CPSU) delegates:

Michelle Woodhouse

Dale Crowther

Nick Koster

Or PSA (CPSU) organiser:

Marg Fullick