Type of elections
(Various provisions of KCS Act,1959 and KCS Rules,1960)

The following type of elections shall be held subject to the superintendence, direction and control of the Co-operative Election Commission.

  • Section 39A(1):- General/Representative election of the members of the board. As per Section 28A(3) the term of office of the members of the board shall be five years from the date of election and they shall be deemed to have vacated office as such members of the board on the completion of the said term.
  • Section 29F(5):- Election of the office-bearers with in 15 days from the date of general election. In terms of section 29F(4) the term of office of the office-bearers shall be five years from the date of election and shall be co-terminus with the term of the board.
  • Section 29F(6):- Election of office bearers where the term of two and half years has expired,
  • Section 29E and 29F(6):- Election for filling up of any vacancy in the office of the board of director if the remaining term of office of the board is more than half of its original term. Election for filling up of any casual vacancy in the post of office bearer.