Election for Taupo Local President and Local Secretary

By the closing date for nominations for the positions of Taupo Local President and Local Secretary, the following nominations have been received.

OFFICER, Michael Barrington

McAVINUE, Sean Michael

There being only one nomination received for the position of Taupo Local President, I hereby declare the following member elected unopposed. This position takes effect immediately.

PRESIDENT: OFFICER, Michael Barrington

As more than one nomination was received for the position of Taupo Local Secretary, an election in accordance with the Union Rules is necessary for this position.

Attached please find a biography for one of the candidates.

Ballot papers will be distributed shortly.

Grant Mitcheson
Branch Returning Officer


Related Articles


Reduced Heavy Aerial Response in Auckland

Members are advised that once again Auckland is faced with a reduced heavy aerial response and capabilities due to mechanical breakages of the current fleet, as per an operational instruction sent to some Officers in Area 4.

Career and Volunteer Firefighter Dual Membership

The Local issued a Notice to Members ALC-20-41 on 11 November regarding applying for a dispensation to have dual Career and Volunteer Firefighter Membership of the Union.

Season’s Greetings and Goodbye to the Year that Was...

The Auckland Local wishes all Members a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. A reminder that the Auckland Office will be closed from Wednesday 23 December until Tuesday 5 January 2021.