Online election process
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Our most frequently asked questions are published below.
The online voting portal will be opened on Thursday, 3 May 2018 at 12:00 midday and will automatically shut down on Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 12:00 midday.
Principal members who are in good standing with the Scheme will be eligible to vote online.
A Principal member is the primary Bankmed policy holder. A Principal member may be a member on their own or may have beneficiaries linked to their Plan. The beneficiaries are not eligible to vote.
A Principal member in good standing pertains to membership contributions being up to date.
Since 2017, voting for Trustees takes place prior to the AGM and all principal members in good standing have an opportunity to vote. Whilst Bankmed still offers members the opportunity to vote via e-mail, post and fax, members can again this year cast their vote using this online voting portal.
Should members not be able to vote online but would like to participate in the voting process, they are able to do so by obtaining a ballot form from PwC and return it to any local PwC office either by post, fax, e-mail or by hand. Voting by paper ballot will commence on Thursday 3 May 2018 and members are required to ensure that their completed ballot form reach PwC by no later than Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 12:00 midday.
To vote online, members need to have their membership number and ID number and follow these steps:
Please note: members may vote only once. If members attempt to vote again, an error message will be displayed on screen. If members attempt to vote again via the non-electronic platform, the first vote that enters the system will be considered valid.
The election results will be announced at the Bankmed AGM on Thursday, 28 June 2018 at Johannesburg Country Club, 1 Napier Road, Auckland Park, and the newly-elected Trustees will take office with effect from that date.
Member voting queries can be directed to PwC as follows: