The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs

Notice of General Meeting

APSAD Council is calling a General Meeting of members on Monday 22nd June at 12.30 to be held via zoom to propose a Special Resolution for an amendment to the Society's Constitution to allow for the key positions of President, Vice President/President Elect and Treasurer to remain on Council for longer than is currently allowed within the Constitution.

Attendance from members would be greatly appreciated so that we are able to pass the resolution. If you are unable to attend you can appoint a proxy (details and proxy form below) to attend and vote on your behalf. 

To view the section in question download a copy of the Society's Constitution, head to page 29 Item 54. Term of Office

Notice is hereby given that a General Meeting of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs (APSAD) will be held as follows:

on:  Monday 22nd June 2020

at:   Online via ZoomPlease register in advance to attend the General Meeting

commencing at: 12.30pm (the General Meeting will run for approx 30 minutes)

for the purpose of transacting the following items of business:

If you are unable to attend the General Meeting you may appoint one person to attend and vote at the meeting as your proxy. Proxies may only be appointed by returning the Proxy Form via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 17:00 Friday 19th June.

You may appoint the Chairman as your proxy or your own proxy. A proxy need not be a member. The Proxy Form must be signed by the member or an attorney duly authorised in writing.

If you have any questions regarding the General Meeting, appointing a proxy, or you would like a Word version of the proxy form, email Liz Baxter at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..