The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Following up on this year's call for nominations to join the Group Executive committee, which opened on January 26 for 4 weeks with a closing date of February 23, the Vice-President and Secretary positions, each for a 2-year term, are acclaimed. 

In compliance with the BCFNHA Constitution and By-Laws, article 7.2.2, the election committee will reopen the call for nominations for an additional 2 weeks for the following positions, each 2-year terms:

  • Treasurer
  • Member-at-Large (3 positions)

Submit your nomination by March 25, 2024 using the form below. Please disconnect from the government's VPN and use a personal device in order to ensure the form loads.

Members are encouraged to participate in this union leadership opportunity. 

The nomination and election process is governed by our Group by-laws, article 7.

Here is a summary of the process:

  • Nominations must be supported by at least 2 group members
  • The Elections Committee will review the nominations to make sure nominees are eligible
  • If necessary, the Elections Committee will hold a vote

As a member of the group executive, your role is to:

  • further the professional interests of the members
  • protect the status and standards of our profession
  • represent the views of the members on matters affecting them
  • ensure that the interests of the Group are represented in all proceedings of the employer and of the union

This is a voluntary role with an approximate monthly commitment of 2 hours. The executive meets approximately 6 times per year. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Marie Ammais at