Board elections

2017 Bicycle Network Board election information – call for nominations

Collectively the Board of Bicycle Network has two high level responsibilities: insight and foresight, and oversight.

Insight and foresight

The Board ensures that Bicycle Network is equipped to respond to the changing circumstances and situations in the external and internal environments in order to achieve its mission to promote the health of the community through the prevention and control of disease by getting “More People Cycling More Often”.

Oversight

The Board is the ultimate authority in Bicycle Network and each member of the Board is responsible for Bicycle Network’s controls. These responsibilities are substantial and include law, regulations and internal controls as well as organisational liability and risk management.

2017 candidates

The Board seeks nomination of candidates for election with demonstrated skills and relevant experience to these two responsibilities.

Please send us a message via our Contact Us section or call (03) 8376 8888 if you are thinking of standing. We will send you a prospective candidates pack with all the relevant forms and rules, as well as information about the candidate briefing.

Deadlines

Nominations open 11 August 2017. Complete and valid original nomination forms must be received by 5:00pm, Friday 25 August 2017. To be eligible to stand for election, nominate and vote in the Board election, candidates must be financial members of Bicycle Network when nominations close.