Call for Nominations of Candidates for Lacnic´s Fiscal Commission and Electoral Commission Elections

Date – Elections 2013: May 9th.

In accordance with articles 20 and 24 of LACNIC's bylaws (see bylaws), LACNIC calls for the nomination of candidates to fill the following positions:

  • ONE position on LACNIC's Fiscal Commission

  • ONE position on LACNIC's Electoral Commission

According to the bylaws, members of the Fiscal and Electoral Commissions shall serve a three-year term of office and shall be partially renewed on a rotating basis. This year, the positions that will be renewed are those currently occupied by:

  • Cassio Vecchiatti, Fiscal Commission

  • Jose Enrique Diaz Jolly, Electoral Commission

Electoral Calendar:

Submission of candidacies and reception of endorsements

March 18th to April 15th, 2013

Via e-mail to:

Announcement of eligible candidates

April 16th, 2013

LACNIC website and mailing lists


May 9th, 2013

LACNIC Member Assembly in Medellín, Colombia.

Nominations must be made by the person authorized to exercise their organization's membership rights, which is the person registered on LACNIC's database as the "membership contact".

Requirements for running in the election:

  • Being nominated by a LACNIC member (self-nominations are allowed).

  • Being endorsed by two (2) LACNIC members.

  • LACNIC employees may not be nominated or nominate any candidates.

  • Candidacies will be accepted taking into consideration the incompatibilities stated in articles 20 and 24 of LACNIC's bylaws applicable to members of the Fiscal and Electoral Commissions, as well as all legal provisions in force contained in LACNIC's bylaws.

To nominate a candidate:

Send an e-mail to with the following information:

Position for which the candidate is being nominated: (Fiscal Commission or Electoral Commission)
Candidate's name:
Candidate's e-mail address:
Short biography of the candidate:
Name of the person submitting the nomination:
Reason for the nomination:

To endorse a candidate:

Send an e-mail to with the following information:

Name of the candidate that is being endorsed:
Name of the person presenting the endorsement:
Organization to which the person presenting the endorsement belongs:
Reason for the endorsement:


The election will be held during the Ordinary General Member Assembly, voting by show of hands. Winning candidates will occupy the positions currently filled by the outgoing members of the Electoral and Fiscal Commissions for a period of three years as of the moment of the election. In the case of vacancy by resignation, the time period is one year from the date of the election.

For detailed information about the duties of the Fiscal and Electoral Commissions, please go to Chapter V of LACNIC's bylaws.