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Candidates' Election Process Guide


Candidates guide to the election process

The nominations process began on Thursday 27th August, please see below the Election timetable and important dates to remember:

Thursday 27 August

Notice of Election was available on our website from 27th August.

Nomination forms can be completed on the election website at or you can ask to be sent a pack via post using the following contact details:

Phone: 0345 209 3770
Post: UK Engage, 10 Acorn Business Park, Heaton Lane, Stockport, SK4 1AS

UK Engage will act as a returning officer, and they are running the election independently from the RUH.

Tuesday 22 September Deadline for receipt of nominations.
Friday 25 September Deadline for candidate withdrawals

The election process will continue behind the scenes until Wednesday 7th October, when we will be sent a Notice of Poll which will be available on our website.

Wednesday 7 October All members of staff who are eligible to vote will be sent a ballot paper by email on Wednesday, 7th October, 2020

Please encourage all of your members to vote
* * * Members vote * * *
Friday 30 October Voting will close at 5pm, this is the last day to submit your vote.
Monday 2 November Results will be announced.

Further information

For further information please visit our FAQs page to view some questions candidates may ask.

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