AGM 2018

The Deakin Law Student Society’s Annual General Meeting  will be held on the 25th September 2018.

If you are interested in or just curious about the workings of committee, join us to hear an overview of the year’s achievements and to elect a new executive. Joining the committee is a fantastic opportunity to make new friends within your degree, run events and initiatives to assist law students, and network with Melbourne’s top law firms. We gladly welcome newcomers to apply for an executive role. Officer positions will be appointed in the following months.

Individuals who are interested in becoming a Director for the 2019 DLSS Committee must fill out the provided form with a maximum of two nominations allowable. One week before the AGM all nominations will close and the candidate’s statements will be published on the DLSS Website. On the day of the AGM all nominees will then give a 2-3 minute speech on why they should be elected. Each candidate may be asked questions by the audience on their suitability for the role. Voting will commence at the AGM after the speeches have been heard for a particular role. The successful nominee will be announce on the day of the AGM once voting has been counted by the Returning Officer.

If you’re not a registered member of the DLSS, sign up for free here.

Nominations close 18 September at 9 am.
Candidate Statements published 18 September at 5 pm.

Where: Deakin University, Burwood, room  B1.28

When: 6:00 pm, 25th September 2018.


All roles are open to all law students. Read the roles below:



Vice President:

Vice President



Director of Sponsorship:

Director of Sponsorship

Director of Finance:

Director of Finance

Director of Activities:

Director of Activities

Director of Commercial Careers:

Director of Commercial Careers

Director of Industry Careers:

Director of Industry

Director of Education:

Director of Education

Director of Competitions:

Director of Competitions

Director of Marketing:

Director of Marketing

Director of Publications:

Director of Publications

Director of Social Justice and Equity:

Director of Social Justice and Equity


Proposed constitutional changes to be voted on during the AGM via a Special Resolution: