APEGA Council Election 2021
Each year, an APEGA Council election is held. Voting is conducted online in the Member Self-Service Centre (MSSC) over 30 days in early spring so that all members have an equal opportunity to take part and have their voices heard.
To run for Council, you must be a member in good standing with an eligible membership type and able to commit to the duties of a Councillor and a three-year term. APEGA publishes the top-ranked Council needs online each year.
If you want to run for Council, you must complete the nomination form in the Member Self-Service Centre during the nomination period.
Nominations for APEGA Council 2021-22 open on Monday, August 17, 2020, and close on Thursday, September 24, 2020.
What Council can and cannot do
As Alberta's engineering and geoscience regulatory body, APEGA exists to protect the public. Through our self-regulatory structure, APEGA Council has been entrusted by the Government of Alberta to ensure our members fulfill that mandate—this added responsibility is what distinguishes APEGA Council from a typical board of directors.
Voting in the Election
You can vote in the APEGA Election if you are a member with an eligible membership type at the time of the election (see eligibility below). The next election voting period will run for 30 days in the early spring of 2021.
Eligible to Vote
- Life Members
- Professional Members (P.Eng., P.Geo., P.Geol., or P.Geoph.)
- Professional Licensees
Ineligible to Vote
- Exam Candidates or Students
- Honorary Members
- Members-in-Training (E.I.T. or G.I.T.)
- Provisional Licensees