Branch Officers are essential for the running of a successful branch

The branch committee should comprise at least six members and include the branch officers. To The officers of the branch must all be RCM members and should consist of the chairperson, secretary and treasurer. . Guidance on running a successful branch can be found in the RCM Branch Governance Handbook.  

Organising a successful branch meeting requires time and effort but they can provide an excellent opportunity to talk with members. Members should be informed of a branch meeting at least 7 days before a meeting is due to take place. This can be done by a poster on the union noticeboard and requesting a list of members to e-mail and by posting on social media.