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News - 28.01.2022

Would you like to have a leadership role in VR?

According to Art. 20 in the laws of VR, the Election Committee advertises for individual candidates on the union's Board and a list of candidates for the election of the union´s Consultative Council. The application deadline expires at 12:00 noon, Monday, February 7, 2022.

There are seven seats in the run for the Board and three alternate seats. Written recommendations from 15 VR members are required for the individual candidacy. This applies for the Board and the Alternate Board.

The list for the election of the Consultative Council shall include 41 representatives. For the list to be legally presented against the list of the VR List Composition Committee, a written recommendation from 365 VR members is required, as well as the written approval of the candidates on the list.

Please note that candidacy for the Board invalidates candidacy for the Consultative Council.

More information and candidacy forms are available on (Icelandic only) The VR Election Committee also provides further information by phone 510 1700 or by e-mail:

Candidacies and lists of candidates shall be submitted to the Election Committee at VR's office, Hús verslunarinnar, Kringlan 7.

January 28, 2022
The VR Election Committee