Overview of Announcements/ Notifications on ICAI Elections 2018: Central Council (CC) and Regional Councils (RCs)
Overview of various announcements/ notifications, made/ issued from time to time, in relation to conduct of ‘ICAI Elections 2018’ for 24th Central Council and 23rd Regional Councils, scheduled to be held on 7-8 Dec. 2018:
ICAI notifies Important dates relating to Nomination, Polling, Counting, Results Declaration, etc. for Elections 2018 (6 Sept. 2018)
ICAI notifies important dates for conducting the ‘ICAI Elections 2018’, i.e. for nomination/ withdrawal/ scrutiny, date of polling/ vote by post/ counting/ result declaration, etc.:
ICAI notifies ‘Election Code of Conduct’ Applicable from 6 Sept. 2018 (5 Sept. 2018)
ICAI notifies the ‘Election Code of Conduct’, applicable from 6 Sept. 2018, for compliance by Candidates/ authorized representatives during ‘ICAI Elections 2018’ to be conducted on 7-8 Dec. 2018:
ICAI notifies the ‘Chartered Accountants (Election to the Council) Amendment Rules, 2018’ (5 Sept. 2018)
ICAI notifies the ‘Chartered Accountants (Election to the Council) Amendment Rules, 2018’, further to amend the Principal Rules notified in 2006, for smooth conduct of the upcoming ‘ICAI Elections’ in Dec. 2018:
ICAI publishes Database or List of CAs / Eligible Voters (4 Sept. 2018)
ICAI has published ‘List of Chartered Accountants (CAs)’, i.e. eligible voters for Elections 2018, from various regional constituencies (CIRC, EIRC, NIRC, WIRC, SIRC):
Draft List of Voters/ Proposed Polling Booths for Member’s Comments (24 Aug. 2018)
ICAI issues Draft List of Voters as on 1 April 2018, along with list of proposed polling booths and cities/ towns attached with each Polling Center/ Booth, for review and comments of Prospective Candidates/ Members/ Voters latest by 21 Aug. 2018:
Publication of Newsletters and the like, in any form, vis-a-vis Election Code of Conduct (10 Aug. 2018)
ICAI has informed prospective candidates that publication of Newsletter, etc. on or after the issuance of ‘Election Code of Conduct’ shall be strictly in accordance with the Code, so that they can plan their publications/ issue/ postal despatch date(s) accordingly.
Request to members for updation of mobile number and email-id in the records of ICAI (24 July 2018)
ICAI has requested members/ voters to add/ update their mobile number, email-id, etc., contact details on record, so that details/ bio-data of the candidates for ‘CC/ RC Elections 2018’ along with other important election related announcements can be forwarded expeditiously.
Restriction on Unsolicited Messages over SMS, WhatsApp, Emails sent by Prospective Candidates/ Supporters (16 July 2018)
ICAI has appealed to all Members and Prospective Candidates for ICAI Elections 2018 to not to send unsolicited SMSs, WhatsApp Messages and Emails to other Members/ Voters. Also ICAI has decided to treat such violations as “bringing disrepute to the Profession/ ICAI” and has decided to move to the Central Government for bringing in requisite amendments in the ICAI’s Election Laws/ Rules.
Creation of Election Cell and Temporary shifting of Library (10 July 2018)
For the purpose of ICAI Elections 2018 and incidental activities, the Election Cell has been stationed at 2nd Floor (Library), Main ICAI Bhawan Building, Indraprastha Marg, New Delhi – 110 002.
ICAI Announces Dates (7-8 Dec. 2018) for Elections 2018 to Central Council and Regional Councils (3 July 2018)
Schedule for ICAI Elections 2018 to the Central Council and Regional Councils has been announced. This time ICAI has proposed to distribute voters to polling booths based on respective pin code of members/ voters in Delhi/ New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Bengaluru. However, Members have been given an option to choose the preferred polling booth latest by 8 Aug. 2018.
Results of ICAI Elections 2015
The ICAI had notified the list of winner candidates of ICAI Elections 2015 (23rd Central Council and 22nd Regional Councils), as under: