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NZDFA nomination forms & constitutional information

INDUSTRY POSITIONS FOR the NZDFA (Executive Committee and Selection and Appointments Panel) and the DINZ Board are open for nominations.

We encourage anyone who would like to be involved in the industry at another level, or knows of someone who would be a great representative of the industry, to consider nomination for these roles in 2022.

Vacancies in 2022 have been created by retirements by rotation for:

  • NZDFA Executive Committee: Two vacancies – John Somerville (not seeking re-election) and Karen Middelberg (seeking re-election).
  • NZDFA Selection and Appointments Panel: Three vacancies – Patrick Boyd (not seeking re-election),
    Stephen Borland (extraordinary vacancy; not seeking re-election) and Leith Chick (seeking re-election).
  • DINZ Board: Two producer-appointed vacancies – Ian Walker (not seeking re-election) and Mark Harris (not seeking re-election).

Nomination Forms

NZDFA Exec Committee nomination form >>
DINZ Board nomination form >>
SAP nomination form >>


Proxy form for NZDFA AGM >>

NZDFA nomination rules and instructions

Rules and amendments to the voting guidelines >>

Further information

If you would like to talk to someone in confidence, please contact Lindsay Fung, lindsay.fung@deernz.org or 027 668 0141.

Nomination forms can be requested from the NZDFA office (phone: 04 473 4500; email: lindsay.fung@deernz.org). The above files are PDF, please get in touch if you require a Word document. 

Nominations must be received at the DINZ office (email: lindsay.fung@deernz.org or fax: 04 472 5549) by 5.00pm Friday, 25 March 2022.

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