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  • Please read the following before submitting your membership details form. Please note that to become a financial member of the RTBU you must complete your direct debit details on the following page. If you have any queries or concerns, please email us at rtbu@rtbuvic.com.au or call us on 8630 9100 for assistance.

    Rule 14: 1. A member may resign from membership of the Union by written notice addressed and delivered to the Secretary of his/her Branch. 2. A notice of resignation from membership of the union takes effect: a. where the member ceases to be eligible to become or remain a member of the union or; i. On the day on which the notice is received by the Union; or ii. On the day specified in the notice, which is a day not earlier than the day when the member ceases to be eligible to become a member, whichever is later; or b. In any other case; i. At the end of three months; or ii. On the day specified in the notice; Whichever is later. 3. Any subscription, fees, fines and levies owing but not paid by a former member of the Union in relation to a period before the member’s resignation took effect, may be sued for and recovered in the name of the Union in a Court of competent, jurisdiction, as a debt due to the Union. 4. A notice delivered to the Branch Secretary shall be deemed to have been received by the Union when it was delivered. 5. A notice or resignation that has been received by the Union is not invalid because it was not addressed and delivered to the Branch Secretary. 6. A resignation from membership of the Union is valid even if it is not effected in accordance with this Rule the member if informed in writing by or on behalf of the Union that the resignation has been accepted.

    I hereby make application to become a member of the RTBU and if admitted, agree to conform to the Rules of the Union and certify that I have read the text above.

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