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Annual General Meeting 2022
Tuesday, 3 May 2022 @ 5.00 pm – 6.00 pm
Notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the History Council of New South Wales Incorporated to be held on:
Tuesday, 3 May 2022 at 5:00 pm
via Zoom – registration is essential, via the button above.
Your opinion and input are important to us. All current financial members are invited to attend to hear reports on the past year, speak to items on the agenda, and ask questions. Meeting papers will be sent out to all members in advance.
All attendees at the AGM must be current financial members of the History Council of NSW on the date of the Annual General Meeting.
The current General Council is elected for 2 years (2021-3), so no voting for positions will take place in this meeting. The Executive Committee is also elected for 2 years, and there are no current vacancies for the roles of President, Vice-President, Treasurer & Secretary. For more information about our current General Council and Executive Committee, refer to the General Council Page.
Frequently asked questions
How do I register to attend, and when will I get a Zoom link sent to me?
We will send out an email to all members about how to register for attendance at the AGM via Zoom. You will need to register for the AGM via the Registration button on this page. That will take you to an Eventbrite booking site, which is linked to our Zoom account. When you register for the meeting on that site, you will be sent a zoom link. Only members are eligible to attend, and we will be checking current membership of all registrants in advance of the meeting.
How do I get AGM papers?
All members can access the AGM papers 2 weeks in advance of the meeting date via this webpage.
What rules guide the running of the organisation?
The HCNSW is guided by its Rules and Objectives (Constitution). It is a registered association and charity and has reporting responsibilities to the Dept of Fair Trading and the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission (ACNC).
Where can I find past business reports about the HCNSW?
There are several sources of information about the HCNSW operations:
- ACNC site (search for History Council of NSW, Inc, if the link doesn’t work) – this gives historic data, with the latest report being dated 30 June in the previous year
- Annual Reports, accessible on the General Council webpage
- The 2021 Annual Report is on this webpage, but will be moved to the General Council webpage after the 2022 AGM, if approved by the members.
What information is available about current Councillors and meeting dates?
A list of current HCNSW Councillors and meeting dates can be found on the Council webpage.