2020 Annual General Meeting - NEW DATE

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27 May 2020 - 6:00 to 7:00 PM
Writers Victoria
Writers Victoria has been closely monitoring the coronavirus situation, with the health and safety of our writers, members, event and workshop attendees, and staff being our first priority.

In light of updates from the State Library Victoria (where we are located) that it is extending its closure to the public, the Writers Victoria Committee of Management has made the decision to reschedule our 2020 AGM to Wednesday 27 May and conduct the AGM online.

The AGM agenda, plus all Committee of Management special resolutions prepared for the meeting, will still hold.

Nominations for vacancies on the Committee of Management have been reopened and there is an updated list of candidates in the Proxy voting form.

Meeting Agenda

  1. Welcome and apologies
  2. Minutes of the 2019 Annual General Meeting
  3. 2019 Reports
  • Director’s Report
  • Patron's Report
  • Chair’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report
  1. Secretary's Report on the proposed amendments to the Writers Victoria Rules of Association. Special resolution:
    1. That the proposed amendments to the Writers Victoria Rules of Association be accepted.
    2. The resolution covered in 4.i above is proposed as a Special Resolution, in line with the requirements of the Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012.
  2. Election of new members to the Committee of Management
  3. Any other business


Writers Victoria members can download the following from these weblinks:

A copy of the 2019 Annual Report can be viewed here.


Attending and voting at the AGM

Please RSVP by 6pm on Monday 25 May 2020, to participate in the AGM.

If you are unable to participate, please consider submitting a Proxy voting form, which you can download here.

Unsigned proxy forms will be accepted from members if sent via email to the Memberships Team by 6pm on Monday 25 May 2020, from the email address listed in your membership record.

Please note only people who have been financial members of Writers Victoria for more than 30 business days (6 weeks) prior to the AGM may vote at the AGM.


Login details for the online AGM will be sent separately.



Phone: 90947855