Executive and General Council Elections 2020

LGBT+ Conservatives is run by an Executive Team supported by a General Council.  All positions are voluntary and elected annually.

All Members are eligible to stand, nominate and vote in the elections.  Current Members will receive details of how to vote at the opening of the ballot by email. 

If you need to update your email address or have a question about your membership please email Ben Joce - membership@lgbtconservatives.org.uk.


Election Timetable

Nominations open - 12 February 2020

Nominations close - 27 February 2020

Ballot opens - 13 March 2020

Ballot closes - 03 April 2020

All closing times are at midnight


We are seeking nominations for the following roles:


Responsible for leading the organisation, chairing General Council, and is the main point of contact with our patrons, and other politicians and stakeholders.  The Chairman is also the Responsible Person for the purposes of the Electoral Commission.

Deputy Chairman

Deputises for the Chairman when needed, and other responsibilities in discussion with the Chairman.

Honorary Secretary

Organises and keeps records of meetings of the Executive and of General Council.  

Honorary Treasurer

Manages our finances and financial records and provides regular reports to General Council and the AGM.

Vice-Chairman Candidates' Fund

Responsible for leading on all of our activity to fundraise for and support Conservative LGBT candidates.

Vice-Chairman Membership

The first point of contact for members regarding their subscriptions.  Responsible for administering the membership database and welcoming new members.  The lead on strategy to increase members.

Vice-Chairman Outreach

A new role for 2020.  Coordinates the Regional Coordinators, and leads on our engagement with communities, particularly those currently underrepresented in the organisation.

General Council

There are 4 further open roles on our General Council with the opportunity to take on additional responsibility.

Regional Coordinators

Leading on events and engagement in their region.


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Our members and supporters are vital to LGBT+ Conservatives. We are a voluntary group and can only carry out our work with the kind support of our members.


Elections 2020

Nominations for election are now open in advance of our 2020 AGM - the date of which will be announced soon.  LGBT+ Conservatives is run by an Executive team and governed by a General Council.  All positions are voluntary and elected annually.