GET READY TO VOTE
Unite GS elections are coming your way soon
Unite’s current general secretary Len McCluskey is standing down – and the race to be his successor has already started.
If you are a Unite member, Unite Community member, or Unite retired member plus, and you joined before April 14, 2021, then you are eligible to vote in this election.
So get ready to make your voice heard and cast your vote for your candidate of choice.
Here are the dates for your diary:
BALLOT PAPERS DISPATCHED – FROM JULY 5
BALLOT PAPERS RETURNED TO INDEPENDENT SCRUTINEER* – BY NOON, AUGUST 23
DECLARATION OF RESULTS – AUGUST 26
And the new general secretary will take up the post at the conclusion of the election process.
To find out more see the Unite website’s handy guide here:
*In accordance with the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992, Civica Election Services has been appointed to act as Independent Scrutineer for this ballot. They can be contacted at: The Independent Scrutineer, Civica Election Services, Election Centre, 33 Clarendon Road, London N8 0NW.