Roles and Rotation
The role of the LIA Council is to advise and guide the strategic direction of the LIA focusing on four key areas:
• Establishing vision, mission and values
• Supporting the wider Lighting Industry through
positive promotion and exemplar business activity
• Setting strategy and structure through collaboration
• Exercising accountability to relevant stakeholders
Members of the LIA Council have do not
have any legal obligations or liabilities in terms of company law or submission of accounts etc.
Every LIA Member company is eligible to propose a candidate for election to the LIA Council and every LIA Member has one vote in Council
Each elected LIA Council Member sits on Council for a term of 2 years after which they automatically retire. At this point they can re-stand for election or step down.
Should an LIA Council Member step-down during their tenure then in the first instance they can nominate a suitable replacement from their company for approval by the LIA Council. Should no suitable replacement be found then the seat
will be offered for re-election in the usual manner.
An elected LIA Council Member has the responsibility to represent the sector to which they are elected and should not be restricted by their own role or company position.