Article 19 - Budget, Salary Review & Audit
This Union Conference shall prepare an annual budget in harmony with the policies of the Trans-European Division of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.
The executive committee shall appoint such persons as it thinks fit (whether or not members thereof) as the remuneration audit committee to keep under review the salary, benefits and expenses of all the employees of this Union Conference and the employed members of the executive committees of the local Conferences and Missions and to advise the executive committees on a regular basis as to the appropriate rates of remuneration to be adopted. No employee or prospective employee of this Union Conference and no person who has a personal financial interest whether direct or indirect in the outcome of that committees deliberations may be a member thereof.
In determining the remuneration to be paid to employees of this Union Conference and the employed members of the executive committees of the local Conferences and Missions and the salary scale of this Union Conference the executive committee shall have regard to the advice of the Remuneration Audit Committee and shall not set any rates of remuneration in excess of the rates so advised.
This Union Conference shall keep such accounts and financial records as are required by law, and the accounts shall be audited annually by a person eligible to be a company auditor under section 25 of the Companies Act 1989 (or any provision which re-enacts or replaces it). Statements of account shall be sent annually to the Trans-European Division of the General Conference and to the Charity Commissioners.
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- Article 1 - Name
- Article 2 - Territory
- Article 3 - Purpose
- Article 4 - Membership of Union Conference
- Article 5 - Sessions
- Article 6 - Delegates to Session
- Article 7 - Voting
- Article 8 - Authority of Session
- Article 9 - Session Committees
- Article 10 - Election
- Article 11 - Officers
- Article 12 - Departmental Directors
- Article 13 - Appointments
- Article 14 - Executive Committee
- Article 15 - Authority of Executive Committee
- Article 16 - Meetings and Notices
- Article 17 - Sources of Funds
- Article 18 - Application of Funds
- Article 19 - Budget, Salary Review & Audit
- Article 20 - Trustees
- Article 21 - Amendments
- Article 22 - Dissolution