Notice: Upcoming Deadline for Category Designation to Run for or Serve as Local Officer, Local Board Member or Convention Delegate Representing a Work Category or Group of Categories

Notice: Upcoming Deadline for Category Designation to Run for or Serve as Local Officer, Local Board Member or Convention Delegate Representing a Work Category or Group of Categories
Filed in: Member Alert

Pursuant to the SAG-AFTRA Constitution, Locals may designate one or more Local Officer, Local Board, or Convention Delegate position(s) for members in a particular work category or group of work categories. Except as otherwise specifically provided in your Local Constitution, if you wish to be eligible to run for one of these Local designated category positions, you must be registered in that category no later than April 1, 2013. Members who change their category after that date will be ineligible to run for those Local-designated category positions. Members who wish to change their category prior to the April 1, 2013, deadline can find more information on how to do that at this link.

However please note that changing your work category now may affect your eligibility to run for certain National or Local work category positions so please carefully read the information provided in the above-mentioned link.