Bulletin No: 017 | 13 February 2019
TO: ALL UFU MEMBERS
NOTIFICATION TO MEMBERS OF UNION RULE CHANGE
Increase in representation for CFA members on BCOM
As members are aware, there has been a significant increase in numbers of CFA professional firefighters and Officers in recent times. To reflect this increase, the UFU Victoria BCOM has adopted a branch rule change.
This is a notification to members that, in accordance with the Union Rules, on 31 January 2019 the UFU Victoria Branch Committee of Management adopted a branch rule change to increase the representation on BCOM for CFA members from two to four – an increase of one each of officer and firefighter members of committee.
This rule change is currently before the Fair Work Commission.
The terms of the change are as follows:
Rule change to Schedule 2, Rule 1.1(a)(iii):
(iii) One (1) Two (2) Officer Committee members and one (1) two (2) Firefighter Committee members both all being employees of the Country Fire Authority (CFA).
Strength in Unity
READ OUT AT MUSTER AND PIN ON NOTICE BOARD
Authorised by Peter Marshall, Branch Secretary