Governor elections 2018

Notice of Election

Notice is hereby given that elections will be held for the council of governors of Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust. Elections are to be held for the number of governors shown in the following constituency: Patient constituency, number of seats: 3.

Completed nominations must be received by the returning officer by 11.59pm on Monday 19 February 2018. 

Notice of withdrawal of candidates must be given to the returning officer in writing by 5.00pm on Thursday 22 February 2018. In the event of a contested election, voting information will be sent to members. Completed votes must be received by the returning officer no later than 5.00pm on Thursday 29 March 2018.

Tony Slater (returning officer)  
1 February 2018

Contact us

If you have any questions about the nomination process or would like the nomination form in another format please contact us:


Phone: 023 8076 3987

Text: 07800 005280 

Mi-Voice, Gamma House, Enterprise Road, Southampton SO16 7NS.

Want to know more?

If you would like to have an informal chat about the governor role please contact Matt Keirle, membership and governance manager on 020 3758 2116 or email           

Patient Constituency Election dates 2018

Event Proposed date
Publication of Notice of Election Thursday, 1 February
Deadline for Receipt of Nominations Monday, 19 February
Publication of Statement of Nominations Tuesday, 20 February
Deadline for Candidate Withdrawals Thursday, 22 February
Last Day for Notice of Poll/ Issue of Ballot Packs Thursday, 8 March
Close of Poll – 5pm Thursday, 29 March
Declaration of Result Friday, 30 March