POA Circulars

130 | 14.08.2013

Recount of Workplace Ballot in respect of the Memorandum of Understanding

Following the promulgation of POA Circular 127/2013, a recount of the national returns has been conducted by the scrutineers and tellers today at Cronin House.

Please find attached a copy of their signed report.

For ease of reference, the following provides the information in respect of the recount.

Number of ballot papers issued 9774
Number of ballot papers returned 7756
Number of ballot papers in favour 4246
Number of ballot papers against 3480
Number of ballot papers spoilt 30

This ballot has been conducted in accordance with the Rules and Constitution and the Executive are content that the original verification of local returns and re-count has been conducted impartially and therefore the Memorandum of Understanding has been accepted.

Further information will be promulgated in due course.


Yours sincerely


Deputy General Secretary