Direct Members’ Representatives 2019-20

Direct Members are invited to apply to be Direct Members’ Representatives, taking office for a period of one year from 1st August 2019.

For the purpose of the election of Representatives, Direct Members are grouped into the following five categories –
(a) Honorary Life Vice Presidents, Honorary Life Members and Life Members
(b) Gold Members and Gold Junior Members
(c) Silver Members and Silver Junior Members
(d) Bronze Members and Bronze Junior Members
(e) Platinum Members

Each of these five categories is entitled to elect two Representatives. Applications are sought among the five categories. If there are more than two applications in any category, a first two past the post election will be held in that category in accordance with instructions to be issued by the Board.

Representatives are members of Council, must be Direct Members (but not necessarily in the category for which they are elected), and remain Direct Members throughout their period of office. All reasonable expenses incurred in acting as a Direct Members’ Representative will be reimbursed by the ECF.

To be eligible, applications must be received at the ECF Office on or before Sunday 23rd June 2019, either by post or by email to

— Gary Willson, ECF Office Manager Tel: 01424 775222