UFUSA Elections 2021


The United Firefighters Union of SA Inc elections are now scheduled to be conducted. Nominations for UFUSA Inc elections will open from Monday 29th March, 2021.

The Returning Officer Notice is displayed below and Nomination Form for the UFUSA State Council Elections is available for download below.


Rules of the UFUSA Inc

Nominations are called for the positions of:

President (1 required)

Secretary (1 required)

Vice President (Firefighter) (1 required)

Vice President (Officer) (1 required)

Trustees (3 required)

State Council Members (Firefighters) (3 required)

State Council Members (Officers) (3 required)

Nominations, which must be in writing and comply with the registered rules of the UFUSA, may be made from Monday, 29 March 2021. They must reach the Returning Officer via the lodgement methods stipulated below not later than 5 PM ACST on Monday, 26 April 2021.

Nomination forms are available from the Returning Officer, the UFUSA office or download it below.

Nominations cannot be withdrawn after 5 PM ACST Monday, 3 May 2021. Withdrawal of nominations must be addressed to Trevor Smith, Returning Officer in writing, signed by the nominee and submitted by hand, post or email.


By Post: to the Returning Officer, PO Box 289 Torrensville Plaza SA 5031

By Hand: to the Returning Officer, 148 South Road Torrensville SA 5031

By Email: a properly completed nomination form including all necessary signatures and attachments may be scanned and submitted as a PDF file to returningofficer@ufusa.com.au

PLEASE NOTE: Emails to the Returning Officer inbox that appear to be spam may be blocked. Emails greater than 6M be in size may not be accepted due to the firewall. It is the responsibility of senders to ensure that their email reaches the Returning Officer before the deadline for nominations. You may call the contact number provided to check. The ballot, if required will open on Monday, 24 May 2021 and close at 5 PM ACS T Monday, 21 June 2021.

Note: a copy of the Returning Officer’s election report can be obtained from the UFUSA or from the Returning Officer after the completion of the election.

Trevor Smith

Returning Officer

Phone: 0418815947

28 March 2021