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Six seats up for election on the BDA's board

30 September 2020


Nominations close for BDA board elections at 17:00 this Friday. So don’t miss your chance, nominate yourself for election today.


Six seats on the BDA's board (Principal Executive Committee) are up for election, with new representatives taking their seats in December 2020 and January 2021.


The seats available are:


  • Eastern
  • North West
  • West Midlands
  • Wales
  • UK-wide (One of the two UK-wide seats is a by-election, the term for which will be until 31 January 2022).

All full BDA members (not students) are eligible to nominate themselves for a seat if they have been a member since 28 August 2019.


You can nominate yourself for the relevant regional seat, and/or for the UK wide seat. Here is a map showing the regions covered by each seat.


For more information, please email:




28 August
Nominations open
2 October
Nominations close
26 October
Ballot mailing begins (Ballots will be sent to the address where you receive your BDJ, if that is a practice you are not currently working at then please inform the elections team)
​26 November
Ballot closes at noon
​27 November
Results declared
1 January
Successful candidates commence their three-year term