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Last updated on 25 July 2018
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As a governing board you must elect a chair and vice-chair of governors. Find out the rules and use our flowchart and checklist to make sure your election process runs smoothly.

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  1. When and how often to run elections
  2. Use our flowchart and checklist
  3. Who can, and can't stand
  4. Nominating candidates
  5. Voting
  6. Tied votes

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