To: BREB Member REALTORS®
From: 2017 Election Task Force
Re: CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
Nominations are invited to fill three (3) positions for Director at the Brampton Real Estate Board.
As per the BREB By-Law ARTICLE 6; SECTION 2 – QUALIFICATIONS OF DIRECTORS
2.1 The Board of Directors shall be composed of the President, the immediate Past President where applicable, President-Elect and seven (7) other Members. In the event the immediate Past President is unwilling or unable to serve as a Director, the Directors may appoint the most immediate and available Past President who is a Member of the Board who is willing to serve as Director.
2.2 Every Director must be a Member of the Board in good standing with Permanent License Status and have served at least one (1) full term on at least one (1) Committee or Task Force at the Brampton Real Estate Board or another board in Ontario, in the preceding five (5) years.
2.3 The President-Elect and the President must have met the requirements of and served as a Director for at least one (1) year of service in the preceding five (5) years.
2.4 The Board of Directors shall have thereon at least:
- a) one (1) Broker of Record or Manager;
- b) one (1) Broker Member who is not a Broker of Record or Manager;
- c) one (1) Salesperson
d) one (1) Member registered with the Board located inside the City of Brampton’s City Limits, and one (1) Member registered with the Board located inside the Town of Halton Hills Limits; Provided further that one (1) Director may satisfy two (2) of the above requirements
2.5 (a) Not more than two Members employed by the same Brokerage may serve as Directors at the same time. However, if, during the course of his/her term in office, a Director transfers to a Brokerage which already has two employees sitting as Directors then such Director shall be permitted to finish his/her term of office.
(b) Sub-section (a) above shall not prevent more than two Members employed by the same Brokerage from running for election to the Board of Directors. The candidate(s) who receive(s) the highest number of votes shall be elected to the maximum permitted pursuant to 2.5 (a).
Nominations for positions must be submitted to the Executive Officer of the Board and such nominations must be received at the Board Office no later than Tuesday November 7, 2017 at NOON. All nominations must be in writing on the prescribed form, be endorsed by two Members of the Board and contain the written consent of the Member so nominated. Please submit all nomination forms to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 905-791-9430.