Annual General Meetings
Respect AGM 2012
Update as of 8 November 2012
Respect's AGM 2012
Respect's AGM will be held on Thursday, 15 November 2012 at 3pm-4pm
The meeting will take place at the Respect Office, Development House, 56-64 Leonard St. London, EC2A 4LT
Nearest tube: Old Street
Respect invites you to our AGM which will be held after our Accredited Members’ Forum in the hope that as many members as possible will be able to attend. This is your chance to find out more about – and have a say in – Respect’s work. We do hope you’ll join us. The AGM is an open meeting, and anyone interested in Respect’s work is very welcome to attend. Only Respect members present at the AGM are entitled to vote. If you are not a member, you are very welcome to join up now or on the day if you would like to be able to participate in the voting process and benefit from becoming a Respect member.
Papers to be circulated in advance of the meeting
Please click and download the following documents in advance of the meeting
Download: AGM notice
Download: AGM nominations and elections procedure
Download: AGM nominations form 2012
Download: Special resolution
Download: Draft Minutes from last AGM
Business of the AGM
As per the Articles of Association (21.2) the business of the AGM will include:
· the consideration of accounts and balance sheets,
· the reports of the Trustees and auditors,
· the election of Trustees in place of those retiring,
· the election of Trustees appointed to fill a vacancy since the last Annual General Meeting,
· the appointment of auditors. And on this occasion
· consideration of a special resolution to revise the Articles of Association. (36.3).
The deadline for nominations to the Board of Trustees is 1 November 2012.
(Please download the relevant documents above for details).
Member organisations are kindly asked to RSVP to indicate whether or not they will be sending a voting representative so that we can gauge numbers and ensure quoracy. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to indicate either way, ASAP.
Respect members unable to attend the meeting in person can apply for 1 proxy vote (1 vote per member organisation). To apply for a proxy vote please email email@example.com by 12 noon on 1 November 2012 at the latest. Proxy votes will need to be returned by 3pm on 13 November 2012 (in accordance with the Articles of Association).
Respect's AGM 2011 & 10th Birthday celebration
Respect's tenth AGM (and 10th Birthday celebration) was held on 17 February 2011 at The Wellcome Collection Conference Centre, London.
October 2010: Respect's AGM 2010
Unfortunately due to the cancellation of the NPN in November 2010 we will be changing the date of our AGM and reschedulling for another date as soon as possible.
Respect's ninth AGM was held on 22nd October 2009 at The Royal Marriott Hotel, Bristol
Download: Respect AGM minutes 09
Respect's eighth AGM was held on 30th October 2008 at the Royal Clifton Hotel, Southport.
Download: Respect AGM minutes 08.doc
Respect's seventh AGM was held on 15th November 2007 in Gartmore, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
Download : Respect AGM minutes 07.doc
Respect's sixth AGM was held on 6th December 2006 in Chorley, Lancashire, England.
Download: Respect AGM minutes 06.doc
Respect's fifth AGM was held on 3rd November 2005 in Tidworth, Wiltshire, England.
Download: Respect AGM minutes 05.doc
Respect's fourth AGM was held on 25th May 2004 in Sheffield, England.
Download: Respect AGM minutes 04.DOC
Respect's third AGM was held on 14th May 2003 in Rhyl, Wales.
Download: Respect AGM minutes 03.doc
Respect's second AGM was held 16th May 2002 in Sheffield, England.
Download: Respect AGM minutes 02.doc