Federation of Parents and Citizens Associations of New South Wales currently holds an election of Councillors and Delegates every two years and these elections are administrated by the New South Wales Electoral Commission.
Candidate eligibility requirements are set out in the Constitution of the Federation of Parents and Citizens Associations made under the Parents and Citizens Associations Incorporation Act 1976 No 50. You may refer to the P&C Federation Constitution for more information.
Roles that are filled via the election process are for one Councillor and two Delegates for each of the sixteen P&C Federation Electoral areas.
The role of Councillor elected within a P&C Federation Electoral area is to undertake the duties and responsibilities in accordance with the Act and the P&C Federation Constitution. This will require the attendance at Board meetings scheduled bi-monthly as well as any additional representation that the member takes on as a member of the Board on behalf of P&C Federation.
The role of Delegate elected within a P&C Federation Electoral area is to attend and participate in the Annual General Meeting of the P&C Federation in accordance with the Act and the P&C Federation Constitution.