Every election and referendum will be comprised of six (6) periods:
Prior to the Notice of Election, at least one month’s notice must be provided of an election or referenda to ensure the appointment of a full Independent Electoral Commissioner (IEC).
Why you should run for a position on the Executive Committee:
There are seven (7) vacancies for the Executive Committee of the SFSS that must be filled, these being:
The President shall:
The Vice-President Internal and Organizational Development shall:
The Vice-President Finance and Services shall:
The Vice-President University and Academic Affairs shall:
The Vice-President External and Community Affairs shall:
The Vice-President Equity and Sustainability shall:
The Vice-President Events and Student Affairs shall:
Council elections will be held in accordance with the Constitutions of the respective Faculty or Department Student Unions or Constituency Groups.
All members of the SFSS must be given every reasonable opportunity to submit themselves as nominees to a position on the Executive Committee or submit a referendum question for consideration on the upcoming ballot.
Proposed candidates will be deemed eligible to run in a Society election where they meet the eligibility criteria, submit a complete Nomination Package, and attend a candidate orientation. For more information on how to submit the Nomination Package, see NP-3: Nomination Submission and Review in the SFSS Elections and Referenda Policies.
All nominees to a position on the Executive Committee are required to attend one of the scheduled candidate orientations.