Annual General Meeting (AGM)
ACCA Council notifies ACCA members that ACCA's 2017 AGM will be held on 30 November 2017.
This notice of change of date from September to November is given under bye-law 44(a).
Please note that the deadline for submission of nominations for election to Council will now be 30 August 2017, in accordance with bye-law 16. The deadline for submission of members' resolutions remains 12.00 GMT on 2 June 2017, in accordance with bye-law 46.
Where and when
The 112th AGM will be held at the following time, date and venue:
Time: 13.00 GMT
Date: 30 November 2017
1-11 John Adam Street
Purpose of the AGM
The purpose of the AGM is to transact the following business:
- receiving the annual report of the Council
- receiving the annual accounts of the Association and the auditors’ report on them
- appointment of the auditor or auditors
- declaration of the result of any election for members of the Council.
Election for members of the Council
Every year ACCA holds an election for Council members. Candidates come from all parts of the world, from every sector of the profession, and represent a wide range of senior positions. What they all have in common however, is a real desire to be involved in ACCA at the most strategic level. We welcome members of all ages and backgrounds to stand for election to Council.
How to vote
All members are eligible to vote in the AGM and Council elections and are contacted automatically by email or by post in October. Members are advised to keep their contact details up to date by using myACCA. Voting is administered independently by Electoral Reform Services and the results are announced at the AGM.
In addition to the ordinary business transacted, members may request special business to be raised at the meeting.
In accordance with bye-law 46, any member wishing to raise such business must give notice, in writing, of such motion and be supported in writing by 19 other members. This notice must be received by the Secretary by 12.00 GMT on the first Friday in June prior to the date of the meeting.