Elections to the Dental Council and Auxiliary Dental Workers Committee
The notice of the elections to the Dental Council and to the Auxiliary Dental Workers Committee was published on 4 September 2020. Under Section 9(1)(c) of the Dentists Act seven members of the Council are appointed by election of fully registered dentists. Elections are also being held under Section 13(7) of the Dentists Act to elect one representative of each class of auxiliary dental worker to membership of the Auxiliary Dental Workers Committee. The schedule for the elections is set out below:
In accordance with the rules for the holding of Dental Council elections, I declare the following candidates to be elected as the number of duly nominated candidates does not exceed the number of persons to be elected.
Declared Elected to the Dental Council
Declared Elected to the Auxiliary Dental Workers Committee
Elections of Dental Hygienist to Auxiliary Dental Worker Committee
In accordance with the rules for the holding of Dental Council elections, I declare that the number of duly nominated dental hygienist candidates to be nominated to the Auxiliary Dental Workers Committee exceeds the number to be elected and a poll shall therefor be taken.
Under the Council rules ballot papers must be posted within 10 days of nominations closing so the electorate should receive your ballot papers by or shortly after 9 October 2020. You will receive both a ballot paper and a declaration of identity and both must be properly completed in order for your vote to count. Instructions on completed both will be included with your ballot paper when it is posted to you.
Information concerning the Elections
If you have any questions concerning the elections or require any further information please contact the Returning Officer: