Biennial Membership Meetings

E tū is holding our Biennial Membership Meetings in September this year. We will get together to discuss the important issues that matter to our members, with all members eligible to attend.

There will be a mix of site meetings and local area meetings. The finalised schedule of meetings will be published here by 1 August, so please visit that page to find details about your meeting.

National Executive nominations

Keen to serve on our union’s National Executive? Now is your chance!

The following E tū National Executive positions are open for nomination:

North Island Vice President
South Island Vice President
Northern Regional Representative
Central Regional Representative
Southern Regional Representative

The Southern Region is the whole of the South Island (plus Stewart and Chatham Islands).
The Central Region includes Wellington, Wairarapa, Horowhenua, Manawatu, Whanganui, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay and Tai Rawhiti/East Coast.

The Northern Region includes Northland, Auckland, Bay of Plenty and Waikato.

To be eligible for one of these positions, you must live in the region and need to have been a financial member of E tū for at least 12 months prior to being nominated. Nominations must be moved and seconded by financial members and would-be candidates must state that they wish to be nominated for the position.

All nominations must be received by the Returning Officer, Christopher Gordon (, by 5pm, Friday 21 June, along with a short bio of the person being nominated.

If there is more than one candidate for any position, an election will be held at the E tū Biennial Membership Meetings in September.

Union Support

If you need any support or advice about issues at work, contact Union Support to speak with an organiser.

0800 1 UNION (0800 186 466)