RCSLT – Notice of an Extraordinary General Meeting

Wednesday 7 July 2021, 3pm
Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel and Country Club, Derby

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Notice is hereby given that an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM), in accordance with Article 19, of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists will be held on Wednesday 7 July 2021, at 3pm at Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel and Country Club, Moor Road, Morley, Derby, DE7 6DL.

All members are welcome to register to attend this EGM but numbers will be strictly limited due to COVID-19 regulations.

The required 14 days’ formal notice of this EGM was sent in the e-newsletter on Thursday 10 June 2021 to all members for whom email addresses are held, and by hard copy to members who have previously requested formal notices in hard copy, and to members for whom no email address is held. Please contact the Company Secretary at RCSLT if you did not receive them.

If you would like your EGM papers sent in hard copy, and have not previously notified us, please write to the Company Secretary at RCSLT at cosec@rcslt.org.  Likewise, if you no longer require papers to be sent to you in hard copy, it would be helpful if you could inform us, so that we can save on postage costs.

Who can vote at the EGM?

Please note that only Full Members are entitled to vote at the EGM. The Full Members category consists of:

  • Certified Members
  • Newly Qualified Members
  • Overseas Qualified Members
  • Non-Practising Members
  • Returners to Practice
  • Retired Members
  • Student Members

Voting by proxy

Under Section 324 of the Companies Act 2006, a member of a company is entitled to appoint another person as their proxy to exercise all or any of their rights to attend and to speak and vote at a meeting of the company. The RCSLT Articles require that any proxy appointed must be a Full Member of the RCSLT.

  • If you wish to send in a proxy form, it must be addressed to the Company Secretary and sent to RCSLT, 2 White Hart Yard, London SE1 1NX or email a scanned signed copy to cosec@rcslt.org
  • Forms must be received at RCSLT no later than noon on Monday 5 July 2021. Proxies received after that time will not be counted.
  • Download the proxy voting form (Word)