2015 Unite conference

This year, due to Covid restrictions, we will be having a virtual AGM using Zoom. Regional training days for delegates are still going ahead (Auckland will go ahead when restrictions permit).

The AGM will be on Tuesday 2nd November from 6-8pm

Voting delegates have beeen contacted directly about attending and voting.

The agenda will be:

  • Opening and introduction
  • Reports
    • Membership
    • Financial
    • Industrial
    • Campaigns
      • Living Wage for MIQ
      • Pathways to Residency
  • Elections
  • Remits
  • 2022 - Fair Pay Agreements and Hospitality

The Zoom link for registered delegates has been emailed and texted out directly.

You don’t need a Zoom account to take part and you can use a computer, smart-phone or tablet with internet access.  Just  click the link provided directly to you after 5.50pm on Tuesday and follow the instructions. You can also dial in by phone (audio only) - contact us if you need to do this for the numbers you can use

You may want to use earphones if you will be in a noisy environment during the meeting. 

If you haven’t used Zoom before you can visit this page for beginners tips (includes video and a link to join a test meeting). 

If you're no longer able to make the AGM, please let your organiser know so they can arrange a replacement. We need to get a good turnout for our union's democracy.

Nominations for positions have closed and the following nominations have been received:

• National Secretary - John Crocker (incumbent)
• Co-president (woman - 1 position)
• Reynalda "Reggie" Reiza (SkyCity)
• Hazel Rockell (Carl's Jr)
• Executive (4 positions)
• Anup Kumar (Crown Plaza)
• Jaspreet Kaur (KFC)
• Henry Stephenson (McDonald's)
• Ofa Kaitaeifo (KFC)
• Tausaga Telupe (Wendys)
• David Garrity (SkyCity Hamilton)
• Rebecca Blakebrough (McDonalds)
• Sanjay More (SkyCity)
• Shontel Hoek (McDonalds)
• Reynalda (Reggie) Rieza (SkyCity)
• Hazel Rockell (Carl's Jr)

Elections will be conducted by single transferable vote. Voting instructions and credentials will be sent in an email to registered delegates.

There were no nominations for CTU Sector Reps. Nominations will be taken from the floor and confirmed by the executive. 

• Out at Work (rainbow) - 1 position

• Stand Up (youth) - 1 position

• Workers with Disabilities - 1 position
• Women's' Council - 1 position


The remits for that have been submitted for consideration year are  can be viewed here.  The current Unite Rules can be viewed here

The AGM booklet, including minutes, financial report and remits can be viewed here.

Please email support@unite.org.nz or contact your organiser if you have any questions.

Any current Unite member can attend as an observer. If you wish to attend please email with your name and worksite to support@unite.org.nz so we can arrange this.

John Crocker

National Secretary
Unite Union


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Unite Union

Written 8/10/2021