Internal Elections 2015

Notice of Elections & By-Elections 2015

Notice is hereby given that, as required by the Constitution of the Welsh Liberal Democrats, elections will be held in conjunction with the meeting of Conference which is to take place on Saturday, 14 November 2015 at the Dylan Thomas Centre in Swansea.

Nominations are invited for the following Officers and Committee places.

Officers of the Welsh Liberal Democrats

  • President
  • Deputy President
  • Treasurer

Nominations open on Friday, 9 October 2015 and shall close at the close of the Autumn Conference on Saturday, 14 November 2015. Where necessary, ballot papers will be distributed by post to all members not later than Friday, 27 November 2015 and must be returned by first post on Friday, 18 December 2015. The cut-off point for members to be eligible to vote in these elections shall be the close of nominations. 

NB Members of Parliament and Assembly Members are ineligible to stand for the position of President or Deputy President (Section E.2 of the Welsh Liberal Democrat Constitution).

By-Elections to Welsh Party Committees

  • Two Members of the National Executive Committee
  • One Member of the Campaigns and Candidates Committee
  • One Member of the Finance and Management Committee

Nominations open on Friday, 9 October 2015 and shall close at the close of the Autumn Conference on Saturday, 14 November 2015. Where necessary, ballot papers will be distributed by post to all members not later than Friday, 27 November 2015 and must be returned by first post on Friday, 18 December 2015. The cut-off point for members to be eligible to vote in these elections shall be the close of nominations.

Election Rules and Nomination Papers

Full details of the elections along with nomination papers and summary of the rules can be downloaded here.