Boards and Elections

Are you Eligible to Vote?

Board Selection

Acadian Credit Union is a democratic financial institution that operates with the best interests of our owners, community and environment in mind. You could play an integral role in shaping the future direction of this progressive, dynamic, and caring organization.

Are you Eligible to Vote?

Who may vote? Every owner who is 19 years of age and in good standing* is entitled to one vote.

*Share balance of $25.00, the first name on the account or have full owner status as of the date of the Annual General Meeting. The Credit Union Act does not allow owners to vote more than once per question or to vote by proxy. If a corporation or association is an owner of Acadian Credit Union, the Credit Union shall recognize a natural person authorized to represent the corporation or association by a resolution of the directors of governing body of the corporation or association.

Who is Eligible to become a Director?

A person who is a citizen of Canada, 19 years of age or older, an owner of the credit union and who satisfies the requirements set out in the by-laws of the credit union may be a director, unless he or she:

  1. is an undischarged bankrupt person;
  2. is an employee of a credit union, a trade association or the guarantee corporation;
  3. is not bondable; is an auditor, or a member of the auditor's firm, of that credit union;
  4. is a parent, child, spouse, brother or sister of an employee of the credit union;
  5. is the solicitor of that credit union;
  6. is a public employee whose official duties are concerned with the affairs of credit unions;
  7. is a person who has a loan with the credit union on which principle or interest is in arrears for a period established by regulation.

Interested in becoming a director?

La Caisse Populaire Acadienne accepte présentement des candidatures pour remplir trois (3) mandats de trois ans sur son Conseil d’administration. Un (1) de ces membres sortants se sont montrés interessés de sièger à nouveau au Conseil d’administration.

Pour plus d’informations, veuillez contacter:

Daniel LeBlanc, comité de mise en candidature (902)224-0930

Mme Lynn Deveau, Directrice générale (902)224-2055

Mme Lina Larade, Superviseure des opérations (902)224-2055


Candidatures terminées doivent être reçues au plus tard le 8 mars 2018


Acadian Credit Union is accepting nominations for three (3) 3-year term positions on their Board of Directors. One (1) of these current board members has indicated he/she will be reoffering.


For additional information please contact:

Mr. Daniel LeBlanc, Nominations Committee (902)224-0930

Mrs. Lynn Deveau, General Manager (902)224-2055

Mrs. Lina Larade, Supervisor of Operations (902)224-2055


Completed nominations must be received no later than March 8, 2018

Below are the forms you need to complete to apply for board nomination:

Nomination Form
Board Scan Sheet
Job Description

Formulaire de Mise en Candidature
Feuille Mecanographique
Description de Taches


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