Election announcement – LAMKO’s representative council election
The Student Union of Lahti UAS – LAMKO’s representative council election in 2018 will elect the council for the term 1.1.2019-31.12.2019. In total, 15 members and 10 vice members will be chosen in the election. The election is carried out by the decision of the Central Election Committee in the following days:
Nomination period: 1.10 – 19.10.2018
Voting days: 1.11. – 7.11.2018
Election results publication: 7.11.2018
The voting is done electronically during voting days. You can vote in the election if you have paid the student union membership fee by 19.10.2018 latest. Voting is done online via a disposable electronic link that is sent you email what is in member register at the beginning of voting days.
You can become a candidate in the election if have paid the student union membership fee by 19.10.2018 latest and you can work in Finnish. Becoming a candidate is done by filling the candidate form, which you can find in LAMKO’s website and in Facebook event.
Candidates can form an electoral alliance that can host up to 15 candidates. An election agent must be named for the alliance, even though they don’t have to be a candidate themselves. The alliance is formed by filling an official form that must have the full names and student numbers of all the candidates. The electoral alliance must have a name that will be published in the election announcements. The name must not be offending to anyone or be commercial or otherwise inappropriate. The Central Election Committee has the right to order the electoral alliance to rename itself. A candidate can only be part of one electoral alliance. If a candidate does not join an alliance, the candidate will be viewed as independent. The official candidate list will be published in the student union website and in student union’s social media.
In Lahti 31.8.2018
Chairperson of the Central Election Committee