The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund (the “EPPF” or “Fund”) is governed by a Board of Trustees consisting of 14 Board Members, seven of whom must be elected by members and pensioners of the Fund. The elected trustees will serve on the Board of Fund from 1 June 2020 and will represent the interests of their constituencies during the respective term/s.
The duties of a trustees, as set out in the Pension Funds Act in Section 7D, are to:
The Fund invites all members to and participate in the 2019/2020
Trustee Elections which officially commence in August 2019. These
upcoming elections are imperative as they will ensure inclusive
representation of our members and pensioners. The election process
begins with a formal nomination process, followed by the voting process
which will take place in early 2020.
Nominations for in-service members
Non-bargaining unit members can make nominations using the below channels:
Please note that bargaining unit employees (trade union members) will nominate via the union structures.
Nominations for pensioners and beneficiaries
Pensioners can make nominations using the below channels:
Voting for in-service members, pensioners and beneficiaries
All qualifying in-service members, pensioners and beneficiaries (over the age of 18) can vote for nominated candidates using the below channels:
The Fund will appoint an independent electoral officer who will be responsible for monitoring and ensuring that the election process is free and fair. The nomination and voting will be conducted via the appointed electoral body and links to those secure portals will be available on this page.
Detailed communication with more information about the various phases of the process will be distributed throughout the election period. These will highlight various important dates and milestones of the election process and will be available across multiple channels.
You may also contact the Fund via our Call Centre on toll-free number 0800 11 45 48 or email@example.com.