Labour Advisory Board Election of Employee Representatives 2020

The Labour Department is inviting employee unions registered under the Trade Unions Ordinance (Chapter 332 of the Laws of Hong Kong) (TUO) to register as electors, appoint authorised representatives to vote and nominate candidates for the Labour Advisory Board (LAB) Note Election of Employee Representatives 2020. Registration as electors, appointment of authorised representatives to vote and nomination of candidates have started on 28 September 2020 and will end on 20 October 2020.

Labour Advisory Board Election of Employee Representatives 2020

Details of the Election

The current term of LAB will expire on 31 December 2020. An election to return five employee representatives to LAB, who will be appointed for two years ending 31 December 2022 for the 2021-2022 term, will be held. Details of the election are as follows:

Date : 21 November 2020 (Saturday)
Time : Authorised representatives appointed by registered electors may cast their votes from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Venue : Mei Foo Community Hall
1/F, Mei Foo Government Complex
33 Mei Lai Road
Sham Shui Po, Kowloon
(near Exit B of Mei Foo MTR Station or Mei Foo Bus Terminus)
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Registration as Electors, Appointment of Authorised Representatives to Vote and Nomination of Candidates

All employee unions registered under TUO on or before 16 October 2020 are eligible to nominate candidates to run for the election. Unions that have registered as electors in LAB elections held in 2006 or thereafter need not re-register as electors but have to submit forms to appoint authorised representatives in order to vote in the election. Unions not yet registered as electors may submit forms to register as electors and appoint authorised representatives to vote in the election. Related forms and copies of the Election Rules and Procedures have been sent to all employee unions with valid registration in the Labour Department’s register of trade unions.


Deadline for Registration as Electors, Appointment of Authorised Representatives to Vote and Nomination of Candidates

20 October 2020 (Tuesday)


Enquiries

Tel : 2852 4024
Fax : 2854 3435 / 3579 4395
E-mail : [email protected]


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Note: LAB is a tripartite consultative body comprising representatives of employees and employers to advise the Commissioner for Labour on labour matters.