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WCO seeks new Committee members


22 January 2013

We are inviting nominations from members to fill vacancies on three of our Standing Committees for a two year term.

The Committees are:

  • Education Committee
  • Legislation, Registration and Standards Committee
  • Public Health Committee

Committee structure

Our Standing Committees are made up of representatives from around the world.

  • Category 1 committee members are nominated by each of our six world regions (total of six members)
  • Category 2 committee members may have nominated themselves.

Sitting alongside these members are the Committee Chairman, up-to two co-optees and the President ex-officio.

View current committee members here.

Nominee selection

Category 2 committee members will be selected by the Committee Chairman and the Company Secretary, against the criteria in the role description and the Terms of Reference of the committee. All appointments will be subject to the approval of the Executive Committee, whose decision is final.

The new committee members will be announced at the next General Delegates Meeting in Malaga, Spain, on 21 April 2013.

How to apply

Please complete the nomination form and return to the secretariat by 21 March 2013. Make sure you refer to the role description and committee Terms of Reference when completing your application.

Standing Committee nomination form

  Standing Committee Member role description

Terms of Reference

  Education Committee Terms of Reference

  Legislation, Registration and Standards Committee Terms of Reference

  Public Health Committee Terms of Reference

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