Selection of Companions

  • Nominations shall be considered by the Academy Executive Committee, chaired by the Chair of that Committee, who will make a recommendation to Council.
  • The Academy Executive Committee shall meet by teleconference unless all three members live in the same location, to consider nominations.
  • The Academy Executive Committee will be serviced by administrative staff of RSNZ who will keep minutes and record any conflicts of interest.
  • The Academy Executive Committee shall be empowered to make independent inquiries regarding nominees if necessary.
  • In the event of failure to reach agreement, the decision will be made by Council.