Branch Council is the supreme decision making body of the Union, determining policy, setting priorities and appointing Administrative Officers. Branch Council meets four times a year on a Saturday. Branch Council delegates are elected annually in an election conducted by the Australian Electoral Commission. The election is conducted between January and 20 March when elected Delegates take office. The number of delegates representing each Area is determined based on the number of financial members at 31 October in the preceding year.
Meeting dates for 2020:
4 April 30 May 22 August 21 November