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Notice of Election – Parent Representative Position for the School Council

As an Independent Public School (IPS) Brisbane State High School has established a School Council.

At the next P&C Association General Meeting at 7:00pm on Monday 28 October, the election of one parent representative for the School Council will take place. Any parent or guardian who has a child currently attending the school can nominate for the School Council by completing a nomination form and returning it by either:

  • Handing in the form at the P& C October general meeting
  • Delivering to the school front desk during school hours
  • Emailing it to, or
  • Mailing it to the Returning Officer, c/- BSHS P & C Association, PO Box 5243 West End, Qld, 4101

All nominations require the endorsement of two current P&C Association members to be accepted, as per the nomination form instructions. It is preferred that at nominations be received at least 14 days prior to the date of the election to facilitate preparation, however, nominations can be accepted at any time and at the P&C’s next general meeting – Monday 28 October – before voting commences. 

Voting for candidates will occur during the P&C General Meeting on Monday 28 October. P&C Association meetings are held in the Performing Arts Centre (PAC) Foyer, P Block. Parking is available via Gate M4 on Merivale Street.

Voting forms will be available at the general meeting, if required. If you have any questions regarding the nomination or election process, please email

Further information on the role of School Council can be found on the school’s website here and information about Independent Public Schools can be found on the Queensland Department of Education website here. Information about the relationship between the School Council and the P&C can be found here.