2019 Motion Results

2019 Motions

1 To receive the Annual Report and Accounts (PDF, 214 pages, 4MB) for the period ended 5 January 2019.

CARRIED

For 69,337 (98.66%)
Against 943 (1.34%)
Withheld 4,120

2 To approve the Directors' Remuneration Report (PDF, 17 pages, 279KB) for the period ended 5 January 2019.

CARRIED

For 58,740 (89.04%)
Against 7,234 (10.96%)
Withheld 7,533

3 To approve our Executive Pay Policy (PDF, 5 pages, 131KB)

CARRIED

For 53,645 (84.66%)
Against 9,722 (15.34%)
Withheld 9,588

4 To re-elect Allan Leighton (PDF, 147KB) as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

CARRIED

For 64,161 (95.77%)
Against 2,834 (4.23%)
Withheld 6,724

5 To re-elect Sir Christopher Kelly (PDF, 141KB) as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

CARRIED

For 63,252 (94.88%)
Against 3,415 (5.12%)
Withheld 6,986

6 To elect Rahul Powar (PDF, 131KB) as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

CARRIED

For 62,601 (94.70%)
Against 3,501 (5.30%)
Withheld 7,435

7 To re-appoint Ernst and Young LLP as our auditors and authorise the Risk and Audit Commitee to fix their remuneration.

CARRIED

For 59,309 (92.36%)
Against 4,906 (7.64%)
Withheld 5,948

8 Joint Board and Council Motion - Political Donations (PDF, 33KB)

CARRIED

For 52,080 (78.81%)
Against 14,002 (21.19%)
Withheld 7,454

9 Joint Board and Council Motion - Safer Colleagues, Safer Communities (PDF, 53KB)

CARRIED

For 77,038 (98.89%)
Against 791 (1.11%)
Withheld 3,142

10 Council Motion - Increasing our Commitment to Fairtrade (PDF, 49KB)

CARRIED

For 71,000 (98.43%)
Against 1,135 (1.57%)
Withheld 2,671

11 Council Motion - Responsible Sourcing (PDF, 47KB)

CARRIED

For 71,635 (99.08%)
Against 662 (0.92%)
Withheld 2,535

Results 2018

See how our members voted at the 2018 AGM and our You Said, We Did 2019 report for an update on motions members voted on in 2018.